Martin Chorzempa, visiting fellow, joined the Peterson Institute for International Economics in June 2016. He gained expertise in financial innovation while in Germany as a Fulbright Scholar and researcher at the Association of German Banks. He conducted research on financial liberalization in Beijing, first as a Luce Scholar at Peking University’s China Center for Economic Research and then at the China Finance 40 Forum, China’s leading independent think tank. He is currently doing graduate work at the Harvard Kennedy School. His book on Chinese internet finance, forthcoming 2016, will be published with the University of Pennsylvania Press.