Zhang Yun, Associate Professor, National Niigata University in Japan
May 16, 2019
The US-China trade war has distorted a clear-eyed view of how both par-ties arrived at the current confrontation. Rather than “hegemonic” policies being pursued by China, it is more accurate to say that both sides have delayed difficult structural reforms and are now paying the price.
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
Apr 26, 2019
In February, China’s State Council unveiled guidelines for developing the “Greater Bay Area” (GBA), covering nine cities around the Pearl River Delta in Guangdong province, plus Hong Kong and Macau. While the rest of the world remains mired in a seemingly interminable debate over how to achieve inclusive and sustainable growth, China is working to deliver it.
Lucio Blanco Pitlo III, Research Fellow, Asia-Pacific Pathways to Progress
Apr 12, 2019
China’s increasing role in global economic, security and governance means that domestic reforms will have implications beyond its borders.
Sara Hsu, Visiting Scholar at Fudan University
Apr 04, 2019
While shadow banking remains too risky to fully legitimize as a reliable form of finance for China’s economy, there is one aspect that, under strong supervision, may provide relief for financing needs that banks cannot fully satisfy.
Sourabh Gupta, Senior Fellow, Institute for China-America Studies
Mar 08, 2019
China’s foreign inward investment regime will witness a great leap forward next week during the final plenary of the ‘Two Sessions’ meetings, with the fast-tracked passage of a streamlined and liberal foreign investment law.
Zhong Wei, Professor, Beijing Normal University
Mar 07, 2019
Although the global economy is witnessing an evident slowdown this year, 2019 is a promising year for deepening the financial supply-side structural reform. This requires China to be neither aggressive nor conservative, and instead be cautious and avoid making blunders.
He Yafei, Former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
Aug 28, 2018
The relationship with the U.S. has been an important factor for China’s success in the last 40 years in its reform and opening-up effort to integrate into the global system.
Yuen Yuen Ang, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan
Feb 07, 2018
In 2018, the 40th anniversary of "reform & opening," how party leaders tell the story of China's transition over the past 40 years will shape future policy steps, both at home and abroad.
Zhang Monan, Senior Fellow, China Center for International Economic Exchanges
Jan 30, 2018
A solution to local government debt is strengthening the central bank’s supervision over it.
Christopher A. McNally, Professor of Political Economy, Chaminade University
Dec 08, 2017
The China model could lead to more varied views on what works and doesn’t in economic development.