Justin Yifu Lin, Former Chief Economist, The World Bank
Aug 02, 2012
Increasing pessimism about the Chinese economic outlook is emerging owing to the euro-zone debt crisis and gloomy recovery in the United States. Justin Yifu Lin, former Vice President of the World Bank, predicted that China can maintain 8-percent annual economic growth for the next two decades at a conference recently held in Beijing.
Chen Youjun, senior research fellow, Shanghai Institutes for Int'l Studies
Jun 12, 2012
A highlight of the recent China-Japan-ROK summit was an agreement by the three neighbors to kick off free trade zone talks as soon as possible. The initiative i
Stephen Roach, Faculty Member, Yale University
May 02, 2012
For too long, the United States has allowed its fixation on the renminbi’s exchange rate to deflect attention from far more important issues in its economic relationship with China. For a growth-starved US, the opportunities for access to China’s markets far outweigh the currency threat.
Xu Mingqi, Deputy Director, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences
Apr 28, 2012
During the BRICS Summit in New Delhi on April 8 2012, the leaders of the five developing countries agreed to “enhance intra-BRICS trade” and agreed on an acco
Wei Jianguo, Former Vice Minister, China's Ministry of Commerce
Mar 27, 2012
Countries are striving to expand international trade in the hope of achieving a win-win outcome by creating FTA (Free Trade Agreement) or conducting closer economic and strategic cooperation. China and the US are no exception.
He Weiwen, Senior Fellow, Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies
Mar 01, 2012
China-US trade in 2010 and 2011, when the world economy experienced a hard, vulnerable recovery from global financial crisis in 2009, witnessed solid job creati
Zhou Shijian, Senior Fellow, Tsinghua Center for US-China Relations
Feb 29, 2012
Recently, the Wall Street Journal carried an article entitled, “How Much Harm Chinese Goods Can Do to America?”, relating three American researchers’ assumpt
Philip Levy, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
Feb 25, 2012
Philip Levy explains how elections and political transitions in the United States and China this year ratchet up the pressure on leaders and aspirants and make conciliation more difficult.
Robert Goldberg, Principal, Scowcroft Group
Feb 03, 2012
In his January 24 State of the Union address, President Barack Obama announced plans to create a trade enforcement unit to investigate unfair trading practices
Sun Zhenyu, Chairman, China Society for World Trade Organization Studies
Jan 06, 2012
Don't blame emerging economies for the impasse. The US hasn't got what it wants from the Doha Round simply because they haven't contributed enough, says Sun Zhenyu, China's Ambassador to the WTO.