Cai Jiming is the member of the Subcommittee for Economic Affairs of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and Standing Committee of China Association for Promoting Democracy. He also serves as Deputy Director of Institute of Economics, School of Humanities and Social
Science, Tsinghua University. He received a doctoral degree in Political Economy from Nankai University. He was a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. He He was a visiting scholar to State University of New York funded by Ford Foundation and joined the Asia Fellows Program on a Fulbright Scholarship. His research focuses on the wide-defined value theory, income distribution, comparative study between Marxism Economics and Western Economics, Socialist Economics, and Industrial and Commercial Rent.