Apr 18 , 2019
The smaller deficit suggests U.S. economic growth in the first quarter might have been stronger than previously estimated.
Apr 02 , 2019
Indexes of factory activity suggest an uneven global growth outlook.
Jan 15 , 2018
China should be willing to loosen trade and investment restrictions if it seeks to play a leading role in globalization, International Monetary Fund First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton said.
Ding Yifan Deputy Director, China Development Research Center
Jan 03 , 2018
The BRICS are already driving the world economy. The willingness of representatives of these emerging economies will make a greater contribution to the sustainable and inclusive development of the global economy and to the improvement of global governance.
Stephen Roach Faculty Member, Yale University
Dec 20 , 2017
After years of post-crisis despair, the broad consensus of forecasters is now quite upbeat about prospects for the global economy in 2018. World GDP growth is viewed as increasingly strong, synchronous, and inflation-free. Exuberant financial markets could hardly ask for more.
Justin Lau Independent Researcher of International Political Economy
Dec 07 , 2017
President Donald Trump signed a memorandum authorizing Robert Lighthizer, the US trade representative, to determine whether to investigate on complaints that U.S. companies were "involuntarily" transferring core technologies to China in order to secure market access.
Nov 28 , 2017
Visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday called for advancing cooperation between China and 16 Central and Eastern European countries (CEEC), also known as
Nov 14 , 2017
Faced with a global economy in transition, we should uphold multilateralism, pursue shared growth through consultation and collaboration, forge closer partnerships, and build a community with a shared future for mankind.
Zhang Monan Senior Fellow, China International Economic Exchanges Center
Sep 25 , 2017
The scale of all sorts of debt in the US, including federal government debt, corporate debt, household debt, and private debt is nearing an all-time high. Evidence suggests a new debt crisis is mounting.