Jean Monnet Chair Professor, Renmin University of China
Sep 14 , 2020
Europe has been forced to strike out on its own, frequently dropping its deference to the United States. Now it awaits the outcome of the U.S. election. But even if Biden wins, the U.S. may not regain its position as the world’s center of gravity. The interests of China and Europe will steadily converge.
Apr 24 , 2019
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is putting forward an alternative vision of global economic development to help developing countries escape poverty, and help developed countries head off inequality and populist challenges. But the US seems poised to squander its chance to participate and thereby shape this future of infrastructure, inclusivity, and innovation.
Sep 07 , 2018
For all the fears and complaints about the Belt & Road, it at least offers Africans opportunity.
Mar 17 , 2017
Chinese consultative democracy, as embodied in the “two sessions”, is enriching global understanding of democratic institutions. The advantages of the Chinese political system lie in the fact that it takes into consideration both democracy and centralization, efficiency and fairness, outcome and procedure.
Jan 17 , 2017
The United States is neighbor to all countries in the world, and including it in the Belt and Road development would promote American interests as well as contributing to global growth and stability. China should take active steps to win the support of the US government and enterprises as well as its people.