M.A. Student, NYU Washington Square
Dec 20 , 2017
China’s foreign business policy was carried out in a double track strategy: embracing globalization, while enhancing protectionism. This was key in order to develop China’s strength in certain industries— especially those that are already well-developed in western countries— in a less-competitive environment.
Nov 22 , 2017
Peng Liyuan has captured the hearts of the Chinese domestic audience as an artist and as a political figure. She is crucial to strengthening the positive image of the Chinese government. But China needs more than just another fashion icon. When conducted by a charismatic figure like Peng Liyuan, promoting female political participation would further elevate China’s soft power.
Oct 30 , 2017
The policy of ‘internet sovereignty’ has officially given the Chinese authorities the right to control internet content. An ongoing campaign carried out by the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology aims at “cleaning and standardizing” the internet environment. When in China, foreign businesses are required to abide by Chinese internet laws and regulations. How will this affect their willingness to invest in China?