Zan Tingquan, doctoral tutor, Dean of media management, Communication University of China.



1997.9—2006.6 Ph.D. Department of Business Administration, Jinan University Guangzhou, P. R. China

1987.9—1990.7 Ph.D. Department of Biology, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou P. R. China

1982.9—1985.7 M.Sc. Lanzhou Institute of Glaciology and Cryopedology, Chinese Academy of China, P. R. China
1978.9—1982.7 B.Sc. Department of Physics, Fuyang Normal University, Fuyang, P. R. China



Invited Research Professor of People’s Government of Gansu Province for Policy-making

Deputy Editor-in-chief of the National Journal of Economic Information, ranked No.1 among Chinese national–wide economics journals

Member of Chinese Society of Natural Resources Research

Member of Chinese Society of Econo-ecology

Editor-in-chief of Interdisciplinary Research series

Deputy Editor-in-chief of Pan-systems Journals

Member of the Advisory Board of the Journal of Science Exploration

President and Founder of Chinese Society of Systems Economics

Vice chairman of the National Socio-Economic Systems Engineering Committee



  1. Zan tingquan, Research on the Industrial Economic System. Science Press, Beijing, 2007
  2. Zan tingquan, Systems Economics: Making A New Science. Communication University of China Press, 2007
  3. Zan tingquan, Systems Economics Exploration. Science Press, Beijing, 2004



  1. Partial Order Model of Industrial Structure—the Mathematical Definition of Industrial Chain, Basic Industry and Important Industry. Journal of Communication University of China (Science and Technology), December 2011
  2. The Development of System Economics (1988-2012). Journal of Communication University of China (Science and Technology), March 2011
  3. The Type and Meaning of System Boundary. Economic Perspectives, December 2008
  4. Dialectical Model of Division and Cooperation: Analysis of System Economics. December 2007
  5. On Relationship Between Media Economics and System Economics. Modern Communication, April 2006
  6. Primary Research on Topological Communication. Journal of Communication University of China (Science and Technology), March 2006
  7. Approximation Theorem and Economic Systems Engineering. Economic Perspectives, November 2005
  8. Resources Niche Theorem and its Application. China Industrial Economy, November 2005
  9. A Convex-set Model for Resource-niche of Economic Systems and its Meaning in Policy-making. China Industrial Economy, December 2004
  10. System Age: the Concept and Characteristics. Henan Social Sciences, February 2004
  11. Measurement and Evaluation of Economic Systems.Journal of Zhengzhou University (Philosophy and Social Science Edition), February 2004
  12. System Economy: the Essence of New Economy---on the Theory of Modularity. China Industrial Economy, September 2003
  13. Topology Model of Institution. Journal of Quantitative and Technical Economics, August 2003
  14. On the Hierarchy Strategy. Journal of Quantitative and Technical Economics, April 2003
  15. Initial Discussion on Threshold Strategy. Journal of Quantitative and Technical Economics, October 2002