Joel A. Gallo, CEO, Columbia China League Business Advisory Co.
Cameron Johnson, A Partner at Tidwalwave Solutions
Apr 08, 2021
China’s position in the global markets as a source of cheap labor has evolved into a dynamic new phase, that requires new solutions to bridge China’s past with its promising future.
Apr 07, 2021
U.S. wants China to negotiate before it lifts tariffs on $350 billion worth of Chinese goods.
Andrew Sheng, Distinguished Fellow at the Asia Global Institute at the University of Hong Kong
Xiao Geng, President of the Hong Kong Institution for International Finance
Mar 26, 2021
The OECD is projecting an uneven K-shaped economic recovery from the pandemic in 2021. Richer countries with more extensive vaccine rollouts that can afford to reopen and reflate their economies will do so. Poorer economies will struggle to stay healthy and avoid debt crises. But the mantra that “no one is safe until everyone is” highlights the need to spread health, wealth, and self-respect to all. An increasingly prosperous China can and should play a central role in this effort.
Stephen Roach, Faculty Member, Yale University
Mar 25, 2021
It wasn’t just the weather that was cold when senior US and Chinese officials convened recently in Anchorage, Alaska to try to reset their countries’ relations after four years of mounting tension. Sadly, the meeting was more reminiscent of the Cold War era than of a fresh start. That needs to change quickly – before it is too late.
Chen Jimin, Guest Researcher, Center for Peace and Development Studies, China Association for International Friendly Contact
Mar 23, 2021
The primary takeaways involve China’s military spending, development pattern and approach to relations with the United States. Both countries know that only by dealing with domestic issues will they be able to maximize their international role.
Zhou Xiaoming, Former Deputy Permanent Representative of China’s Mission to the UN Office in Geneva
Mar 22, 2021
This year’s National People’s Congress was held at a historic juncture, with the country having largely achieved its goal of becoming a well-off society. GDP is rising to match the United States, and per capita income rose to more than $10,000. Absolute poverty in the country was eradicated. Here’s what it all means.
Hua Xin, PhD, CASS Graduate School
Mar 22, 2021
Because of its huge population and uneven development, China remains the largest developing country in the world. Everything is in transition. We ask that the country not be judged by imagination. Rather see it for what it is, in good faith. We are a hardworking nation setting great goals and striving to improve our lot.
Tom Watkins, Advisor, Michigan-China Innovation Center
Mar 17, 2021
Traditional narratives about farmers and the American heartland paint a narrow picture of what agricultural industry leaders are hoping to achieve with the United States Heartland China Association.
Li Daokui, Economist, and Director of the Academic Center for Chinese Economic Practice and Thinking at Tsinghua University.
Mar 17, 2021
China needs to lay solid groundwork for domestic development, achieve a stable and controllable production regime and master core technologies. At the same time is should unleash Chinese market demand, so it no longer has to depend on foreign markets.
Eric Harwit, Professor, University of Hawaii Asian Studies Program
Mar 03, 2021
Trump’s hardline stance against Chinese influence put popular apps TikTok and WeChat in the crosshairs during his final year in office, but his predecessor shares with him a history of restricting Chinese tech companies in the U.S. as well.