The 2016 Annual Conference of the Chinese Economists Society (CES) was held at the Peking University HSBC Business School, Shenzhen, June 11 to 12. The theme of this conference is “Sustainable Development in China and the World: Understanding the Economics of the New Normal”. The annual conference this year featured 12 keynote speeches, 50 paper presentation sessions, and 7 round-table forums.  More than 300 economists and policy makers from the United States, Britain, Canada, Japan, China and other countries converged to have discussions on Chinese economic issues and frontiers of economic theories and research.