Duncan Freeman


  • Senior Research Fellow, Brussels Diplomatic Academy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Fields of specialization:

  • China economic policy
  • China trade and investment
  • China reform process and political development
  • EU-China relations

Short bio:

Duncan Freeman傅立门 (邓肯·弗里曼)

Duncan Freeman is Senior Research Fellow at the Brussels Institute of Contemporary Chinese Studies (BICCS) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) where he teaches and carries out research on developments in China’s economy and policy developments, and EU-China relations. Among his current research interests are developments in China’s outward investment policy, Chinese investment in the EU, as well as China’s economic transformation and industrial policy. Prior to BICCS Duncan spent more than 17 years studying and working in China and Hong Kong. He is fluent in Chinese.

His blog can be found here http://freeman.blogactiv.eu