Patrick Mendis Associate-in-Research, Harvard University
May 15 , 2018
The “informal summit” between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the end of April will likely be extremely consequential. The “Chindian reset” could well be a new beginning that allows the most dynamic region in the world to claim a “pacific” new Asian Century.
Ryan Hass David M. Rubenstein Fellow, Brookings Institution
May 03 , 2018
Many countries, not just the United States, are disadvantaged by China’s unfair trade practices. Rather than confront the challenge alone, the United States should work to address the problem as a team sport. Doing so would be more effective and less costly than hoping U.S.-China tit-for-tat tariffs do not do significant harm to American workers, but do lead to a change in China’s economic policies.
Zhong Wei Professor, Beijing Normal University
Apr 24 , 2018
The escalating trade tensions between the United States and China have grabbed global attention since late March, and many are worried that globalization is being challenged by unilateralism. To tackle this issue, it is necessary to take the road of globalization and openness.
Dan Steinbock Founder, Difference Group
Apr 09 , 2018
As oil can now be traded with RMB-denominated contracts, the rise of the petroyuan will accelerate the internationalization of the Chinese currency as investors begin to increase their allocations into Chinese financial assets.
He Yafei Former Vice Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Mar 19 , 2018
The world is not totally dark and the forces of free trade and globalization remain strong. China stands firm and holds the banner of free trade high.
Tom Watkins Advisor, Michigan-China Innovation Center
Mar 05 , 2018
2018 marks the 40th anniversary of China's reform. Its opening up to the world created an economic miracle for this giant country and its people. This miracle has benefited Michigan through economic and cultural ties.
Feb 05 , 2018
China is expected to report solid growth in January trade this week, moderating inflation and resurgent bank lending.
Sep 21 , 2017
China has announced a crackdown on violations of patents and trade secrets in an effort to mollify foreign companies ahead of a visit to Beijing by U.S. President Donald Trump.
Aug 25 , 2017
The price of aluminium is closing in on a six-year high in China on speculation that the latest limits on expanding output capacity will help curtail oversupply