speaker
Dr Shun Wang
Editor
World Happiness Report
Keynote

Dr. Shun Wang is a full professor in economics at KDI School of Public Policy and Management, a graduate school affiliated with Asia’s top think tank, Korea Development Institute (KDI). He got his B.A. in Business Administration and M.A. in Economics from Guanghua School of Business, Peking University, and received his Ph.D. in Economics from Vancouver School of Economics, the University of British Columbia. He is one of the founding members and major contributors of Word Happiness Report, and has served as the associate editor of World Happiness Report since 2016. He is the chief editor of the incoming China Happiness Report. He once was an adjunct research fellow at KDI, and a visiting professor at Fudan University. He also serves as an external consultant for the Asian Development Bank.