Zixuan Huang has been a research analyst at the Peterson Institute for International Economics since July 2015. She works with Anthony M. Solomon Senior Fellow Nicholas R. Lardy on Chinese economic issues. Huang earned her master’s degree in international economics and finance from the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at Johns Hopkins University in June 2015. She received her bachelor’s degree in materials physics from Shanghai University in 2014. She is a native speaker of Chinese and is fluent in English.