Le-Yin Zhang is a senior lecturer and course director of M.Sc. Urban Economic Development at the Bartlett Development Planning Unit of University College London. Specialized in the management of city economies, she has a wide range of research interests including low-carbon transitions, green finance, and China’s fiscal regime. Her publications include Managing the City Economy: Challenges and Strategies in Developing Countries (Routledge, 2015) and numerous journal articles, book chapters, and reports. She has a B.Sc. from Beijing Normal University and a Ph.D. from the University of London.