Associate Professor, School of Economics and Management, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Telephone (Fax): 010-82680919
Address: No.80 Zhongguancn East Road, Beijing 100190, China


Research Areas

Strategic Management, International Business


PhD, Tsinghua University


Work Experience

2008/07 to now, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor

Visiting scholar in Lund University (2009/06), Copenhagen Business School (2011/08), and Italian National Research Council (2013/05)

Teaching Experience

Strategic Management; International Business Management; Principles of Management (Advanced)

Honors & Distinctions




Ping Lv, Francesca Spigarelli, The determinants of location choice: Chinese foreign direct investments in the European renewable energy sector, International Journal of Emerging Markets, 2016, 11(3):333-356.

Louise Curran, Ping Lv, Francesca Spigarelli, More heat than light? Renewable energy policy and EUChina solar energy relations, International Journal of Ambient Energy, 2016, DOI: 10.1080/01430750.2016.1195775

Louise Curran, Ping Lv, Francesca Spigarelli, Chinese investment in the EU Renewable Energy sector: motives, impediments and policy implications, Energy Policy, forthcoming.

Francesca Spigarelli, Ping Lv, Chinese expansion in the international healthcare markets: the role of Chinese OFDI in Europe, International Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management, forthcoming.

Chenxi Guo, Ping Lv, Direct and indirect international experience of shareholders, ownership structure and cross-border M&A, Procedia Computer Science, 2015, 55: 1069-1078.

Ping Lv, Francesca Spigarelli, The integration of Chinese and European renewable energy markets: The role of Chinese foreign direct investments, Energy Policy, 2015, 81:14-26.

Ping Lv, How Does Openness Affect Innovation? Evidence from National Key Laboratories in China, Science and Public Policy, 2014, 41(2):180-193.

Kevyan Alvandi, Cristina Chaminade, Ping Lv, Commonalities and Differences between Production- Related Foreign Direct Investment and Technology-Related Foreign Direct Investment in Developed and Emerging Economies, Innovation and Development, 2014, 4(2):293-311.

Ping Lv, Monica Plechero, Rakesh Basant, International Competitive Strategy Choices: Comparing firms in China and India, Asia Pacific Business Review, 2013, 19(4): 542-558.


Research Interests

Chinese foreign direct investment; cross-border M&A; global business strategy; global innovation network