Yi-min LIN


PhD Yale University, 1991
Associate Dean of Humanities and Social Science

Professor Lin teaches courses on China’s political and economic development, economic reforms, and social change. His research concerns political economy, institutions, and organizations in the context of China. Current research focuses on the governance of capitalism in China.

Research Interests
• Political Economy
• Organizations and Institutions
• China
Courses Taught
SOSC 1350: Contemporary China: Continuity and Change
SOSC 4310: Chinese Capitalism: Historical and Comparative
SOSC 5250: Chinese Capitalism: Historical and Comparative Perspectives
MASS 5050: Economic Transformation in Post-Mao China
MGCS 5024: China in Comparative Perspective