Senior Lecturer in Economics and Business at Edge Hill University
Dr Christopher M. Dent is Senior Lecturer in Economics and Business at Edge Hill University. His main research interests focus on the relationships between trade, energy and climate change, as well as East Asia’s impact on the global economic system. He is the author of 14 books and over 100 academic articles and other papers. He has acted as a consultant advisor to the British, Australian, Chilean, German, Swedish, Japanese, South Korean, Lao PDR and United States governments, as well as the Asian Development Bank, European Commission, ASEAN Secretariat, APEC Secretariat, Secretariat for Central American Economic Integration and Nike Inc. He has been an invited speaker at conferences and other events in Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, Africa, Middle East and Oceania.