Dr. Abualiti Alimujiang comes from Xinjiang ,the beautiful north west of China. He finished his B.S. in Peking University and got his Master’s Degree from Xinjiang Normal University. He is currently a Professor at the School of Business at Xinjiang Normal University, and his research interests focus on the regional economics, econometrics, labor economics, demography and social protection system. “I am very appreciative that RRI gave me a good working environment and an outstanding research group,” Abulaiti said. I believe that I will have wonderful time at the RRI and will do more interesting research with my outstanding research team.