Three academics join China’s Monetary Policy Committee

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The People's Bank of China (PBoC) on Monday named three new members of its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), all of whom are academics.


The trio - Zhou Qiren, Xia Bin and Li Daokui - are expected to replace Fan Gang, the only sitting academic, offering depth to committee as the central bank attempts to rein in asset bubbles following a significant credit expansion in the world's third-largest economy.


Zhou is an economics professor and head of the National School of Development at Peking Universi

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