The Second Research Division

Guiding principles

The Second Research Division is designated to conduct research on issues related to the international economy, including trade and investment, regional integration, international organizations. By taking advantage of the expertise of its individual researchers, the division is also involved in thematic research, on such issues as cross-strait development, science and technology innovation, energy and environment, digital economy, telecommunications and transportation. The staff members are well-motivated to deliver insights of policy analyses and to propose policy recommendations."

Research focus and objectives

This division has been an important partner to a variety of governmental agencies, such as Industrial Development Bureau, Department of Industrial Technology, Bureau of International Trade, National Development Council, Environment Protection Administration, Bureau of Energy, National Communications Commission and so on. In addition, the division are commissioned by firms and organizations in the private sector for strategic studies and consultations. We are able to deliver reports and speeches, with well-respected policy impacts. Moreover, some academic papers are generated out of our policy studies and get published at international conferences and referred journals, to enrich our policy and academic influence.


Name Position Education Research Field
Chen, Shin-Horng Vice President,Director Ph.D. University of Newcastle, U.K.
Technology Management Economics of Information & Communications Technologies
Wen, Pei-Chang Research Fellow,Deputy Director Graduate Institute of Building and Planning, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Transportation Modeling and Vehicle Emissions Innovation and Policy in the ICT industry intelligent vehicles and the service sector Regional Policy and Planning Economic Evaluation
Lien, Wen-Jung Research Fellow M.A. Soochow University, R.O.C
International trade & investment Economic forecasts
Wang, Lee-Rong Research Fellow Ph. D. of Economics, Washington University, U.S.A.
International Finance Finance Futures Markets Macroeconomics
Lo, Shih-Fang Research Fellow Ph.D., Institute of Business and Management, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Performance Evaluation Financial Market and Investment Sustainable Development
Tai, Chih-Yen Associate Research Fellow Ph.D. in Management Accounting and Strategy, National Sun Yet-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Industry Strategy Management Emerging Technology and Entrepreneurship Green Technology Dual-use Technology
Taichin Chiang Assistant Research Fellow
Advanced Materials and modification Renewable energy technologies Polymer and Biodegradable Polymers Processing Technological and Vocational Education Taiwan-Japan Industrial Assessment
Wu, Chun-Yen Assistant Research Fellow Ph.D. in Economics, National Taiwan University
International Trade Trade and Labor Market Applied Microeconomics
Lu, Hui-Min Senior Analyst Kyoto University Graduate School of Economics, Doctoral Candidate in Economic Research
Information economics Econometrics Japan economy
Wei, I-Hua Senior Analyst M.S. National Taipei University of Technology, Department of Institute of Environmental Planning and Management, R.O.C.
Environmental Planning and Management Waste Management and Resource Recovery Hydrogen and Fuel Cell New Energy Policy
Huang, Sheng-Yuan Analyst USA, Indiana State University,MBA
Indusial Analysis Market Strategic Planning Investment banking
Yeh, Hua-Jung Analyst MBA, Soochow University, R.O.C
International Economic International Trade Regional Economic
Lin, Chen-Chun Analyst Ph.D. in Management of Technology, National Chiao Tung University
Technology management Industrial policy Industry analysis Information & knowledge management
Hong, Wei-Chun Analyst M.A., National Taiwan University, R.O.C.
Technology and Industry Policy Japanese Studies International Politics
Huang, Jen-Chih Analyst Ph.D., National Taiwan University, R.O.C.
Regional Development and Revitalization Rural Planning Technological Innovation Policy Smart National and Digital Transformation

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