Professor Lin holds a LLB degree from National Taiwan University, LLM and JSD degrees from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, MA, MPhil and PhD degrees in Sociology from Columbia University. She has published a series of articles on corporate social responsibility in comparative perspective. Her current research adopts the interdisciplinary approach of law and economic sociology to explore the governance of China’s large state-owned enterprises. Her recent publications include “State Ownership and Corporate Governance in China: An Executive Career Approach” (Columbia Business Law Review 2013); “We are the (National) Champions: Understanding the Mechanisms of State Capitalism in China” (Stanford Law Review 2013) (with Curtis Milhaupt).