Wang Guoxing Senior Research Fellow, SIIS
Jan 16, 2021
China and the U.S. worked together for years to overcame obstacles to make China's accession to WTO possible in 2001, bringing huge benefits to both countries.
Ye Yu Associate Research Fellow, SIIS
Jan 16, 2021
Despite intensifying acrimony, in the face of the most devastating economic crisis since the Great Depression, the two governments shelved differences, pursued cooperation, and led an international collective effort to stabilize the global financial system.
Jan 11, 2021
In last days of his presidency, Trump continued to order further sanctions on Chinese companies.
Zhang Yun Associate Professor, National Niigata University in Japan
Jan 06, 2021
The treaty is part of a strategic choice made by China, whose interests align with those of the European Union. For the EU, the BIT is a well-thought-out strategic choice based on the world’s post-pandemic economic landscape.
Zhang Monan Senior Fellow, China Center for International Economic Exchanges
Jan 04, 2021
The country is determined to make reforms necessary to becoming a full participant in a world currently being shaped by mega FTAs. It wants to play a bigger role in international rule-making, but some changes won’t be easy.
Christopher A. McNally Professor of Political Economy, Chaminade University
Dec 28, 2020
China’s robust e-payments industry has become ubiquitous at every level of its economy, from street vendors all the way to annual taxes. Chinese authorities hope that the advanced infrastructure they possess can be used to launch the first ever state-backed cryptocurrency.
Giulio Pugliese King’s College London, War Studies
Dec 28, 2020
Biden has hinted that economic policy will be key to his administration’s approach to China. Industrial policy, a return to multilateralism, and coordination with allies will be used to pressure China to implement change in its domestic and international economic practice.
Joel A. Gallo CEO, Columbia China League Business Advisory Co.
Dec 22, 2020
China’s fast growing economy has been the story of the 21st century. By learning from past catastrophes, Beijing hopes to avoid the costly recessions that have burdened other wealthy nations who exposed their financial sector to risk-laden operations.
Wu Zhenglong Senior Research Fellow, China Foundation for Int'l Studies
Dec 15, 2020
The country is confident that it will meet the emerging trade partnership’s high standards through reforms at home. But the U.S. and others may attempt to derail it through the “poison pill” clause of the USMCA.
Dec 14, 2020
As much of the world continues to focus on the Covid-19 pandemic, Chinese products were poised to sell well.