Prof. Dr. Rongrong Sun

Research Interests

Monetary Economics, Macroeconomics, Chinese Economic Studies



Doctor in Economics
University of Wuppertal, Germany, May 2013

M.S. in Economics and Finance
University of Magdeburg, Germany, February 2006

B.S. in Economics
University of Magdeburg, Germany, August 2004

B.A. in English Language and Literature Studies
Xinjiang Normal University



  1. Requiem for the interest rate controls in China, Pacific Economic Review, 26(2): 139-160, 2021, [lead article] 

  2. Monetary Policy Announcements and Market Interest Rates` Response: Evidence from China, Journal of Banking and Finance, 113, April 2020

  3. Macroprudential Policy, Central Banks and Financial Stability: Evidence from China (with Jan Klingelhöfer), Journal of International Money and Finance, 93: 19-41, May 2019

  4. A Narrative Indicator of Monetary Conditions in China, International Journal of Central Banking, 14(4), September 2018

  5. China's Regime-Switching Monetary Policy (with J. Klingelhöfer), Economic Modelling, 68: 32-40, January 2018

  6. What Measures Chinese Monetary Policy?, Journal of International Money and Finance, 59: 263-286, 2015

  7. Nominal Rigidity and Some New Evidence on the New Keynesian Theory of the Output-Inflation Tradeoff, International Economcis and Economic Policy, 11 (4): 575-597, 2014

  8. Does Monetary Policy Matter in China? A Narrative Approach, China Economic Review, 26C: 56-74, 2013

  9. Monetary Policy and European Unemployment (with R. Schettkat): Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 25(1): 94-108, 2009