Dr Xinjian Chen is a lecturer at Guangxi University in South China and a visiting scholar at the University of Adelaide in 2018. He graduated with his PhD in 2014 in Agricultural Economics from South China Agricultural University. He has rich experience in the research of tropical and subtropical fruit markets and value chain studies. He has published more than 20 papers to date and led a number of research projects funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Education Ministry of China, and the Government of Guangdong and Guangxi provinces in recent years. His research focuses on agricultural economic issues associated with consumer’s behaviour, agricultural risk and disasters, small farmers’ production behaviour, value chains and poverty reduction. He will be using this expertise in the Mango Markets project.
- AGB/2016/007: Challenges and opportunities for meeting requirements of China mango markets