Keyu Jin, Professor, London School of Economics
Apr 16, 2020
When he welcomed US President Donald Trump to Beijing’s Forbidden City in 2017, Chinese President Xi Jinping pointed to the character “peace” in the names of all three halls of the great complex, emphasizing the Confucian maxim “Peace is prized above all.”
Karen Mancl, Professor of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering at The Ohio State University
Apr 16, 2020
Agricultural plastics have transformed China’s agriculture and the Chinese are unlikely to abandon its use. If things do not change, plastic use in agriculture will move from a “white revolution to white pollution”.
Teresa Kennedy, Master's student at Peking University's Yenching Academy in Beijing
Apr 10, 2020
Against the backdrop of the global supply chain and climate change, possibilities for growth in China’s alternative meat market are undeniable, and US companies are looking to profit.
Yang Wenjing, Chief of US Foreign Policy, Institute of Contemporary International Relations
Apr 07, 2020
The pandemic will drive major changes in global supply chains and in relations between China and the United States. The anti-globalists will spare no effort to use the ongoing health crisis to drive further wedges.
Lucio Blanco Pitlo III, Research Fellow, Asia-Pacific Pathways to Progress
Apr 07, 2020
As the epicenter of the outbreak shifts from China to Europe and beyond, China fights stigma with medical diplomacy, hoping to revamp its image and bolster its international standing.
Tang Xiaoyang, Associate Professor, Tsinghua University
Mar 27, 2020
Those who ignore the lessons of history are bound to repeat past mistakes. Panic, negligence, inefficiency and waste are the fruit of human weaknesses, not the strength of the coronavirus. This must change, and there’s not a moment to spare.
Zhang Monan, Senior Fellow, China Center for International Economic Exchanges
Mar 26, 2020
The world is reeling from the novel coronavirus epidemic. While the epidemic has been effectively contained in China, many other important economies across the world are being hit hard, and humanity has been thrown into crisis mode.
Sun Chenghao, Assistant Research Fellow, China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations
Li Zhuyun, medical investor and former employee at Novartis in Boston
Mar 11, 2020
To credibly claim that its “America First” approach is not isolationism, the United States should avoid excluding China from the industrial chain. Global prosperity and stability be ensured only by staying connected.
Ma Shikun, Senior Journalist, the People’s Daily
Mar 10, 2020
While a live animal market in Wuhan, Hubei Province, has been widely cited as the source, this has yet to be conclusively proved. The ultimate answer should be used to stop the epidemic, not to place blame.
Kemel Toktomushev, Research Fellow, University of Central Asia
Mar 06, 2020
As COVID-19 spreads, the virus and the Sinophobia that follows threatens China’s Belt and Road Initiative and its goal of creating ‘a community of common destiny.’