PhD Candidate Details
Name: Zhongzhen (Edward) Miao
Job Title: Doctoral Researcher
The University of Birmingham
MSc (International Business, University of Birmingham)
BA (Business Administration, University of Bedfordshire)
Zhongzhen is doing research on China’s System of Innovation (the way institutions in China influence the innovative development across state economy) and the Sectoral System of Innovation of engine production in China.
Zhongzhen emphasizes the importance of bottom-up innovation in his work and tries to identify the potential for Chinese manufactures to upgrade along the Global Engine Chain.
Supervisors: Dr Paulina Ramirez, Dr Yufeng Zhang
National Innovation System studies,
Sectoral Innovation System studies,
Bottom-Up Innovation in different innovation systems,
Global Value Chain studies in chain upgrading.