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China’s Zombie Companies and Japan’s Lost Two Decades
January 07, 2017
China’s Zombie Companies and Japan’s Lost Two Decades
Japan’s experience is instructive for China economy watchers.
China’s Zombie Companies and Japan’s Lost Two Decades
On China: A Conversation With Larry Summers
December 21, 2016
On China: A Conversation With Larry Summers
Larry Summers, former U.S. treasury secretary, discusses China's domestic challenges and the lessons of China’s economic success.
On China: A Conversation With Larry Summers
China and the Fear of Failure
December 19, 2016
China and the Fear of Failure
China's system is not designed to acknowledge the reality of failure.
China and the Fear of Failure
Evaluating China's Economy
November 18, 2016
Evaluating China's Economy
Can China keep up its growth and deliver on its "harmony" pact with the Chinese people?
Evaluating China's Economy
When the Dragon Rolls Over: Spillovers From China’s Economic Transition
October 05, 2016
When the Dragon Rolls Over: Spillovers From China’s Economic Transition
Both Beijing and the world have a hand in managing the risks stemming from China's economic transition.
When the Dragon Rolls Over: Spillovers From China’s Economic Transition
Interview: Joshua Cooper Ramo
August 10, 2016
Interview: Joshua Cooper Ramo
Joshua Cooper Ramo on the Beijing Consensus in the Age of Networks.
Interview: Joshua Cooper Ramo
China’s Quest to Attract Foreign Talent
July 29, 2016
China’s Quest to Attract Foreign Talent
Can China overcome its "brain drain" to create a net inflow of highly skilled workers?
China’s Quest to Attract Foreign Talent
The Human Cost of China's Manufacturing Slowdown
April 14, 2016
The Human Cost of China's Manufacturing Slowdown
Workers in China's steel and coal sectors are already feeling the pinch.
The Human Cost of China's Manufacturing Slowdown
Will China’s Reforms Succeed?
May 06, 2015
Will China’s Reforms Succeed?
China's leaders remain confident, but some Chinese economists aren't so sure.
Will China’s Reforms Succeed?
The Problem With China's Patents
March 03, 2015
The Problem With China's Patents
Setting up a national innovations system is not easy for China.
The Problem With China's Patents
China’s $1 Trillion Investment Plan: Stimulus or Not?
January 08, 2015
China’s $1 Trillion Investment Plan: Stimulus or Not?
Reports that China will invest $1.1 trillion in infrastructure do not mean Beijing is backing away from economic reform.
China’s $1 Trillion Investment Plan: Stimulus or Not?
China’s Economy: What Deng Can Teach Xi
November 20, 2014
China’s Economy: What Deng Can Teach Xi
Michael Pettis on the four stages of China’s economic growth and the lessons of Deng Xiaoping.
China’s Economy: What Deng Can Teach Xi
China's President Is a Paper Tiger
September 18, 2014
China's President Is a Paper Tiger
In trying to reform the economy, Xi Jinping is more Hu Jintao than Deng Xiaoping.
China's President Is a Paper Tiger
Deng Xiaoping: Xi's Political Role Model
August 20, 2014
Deng Xiaoping: Xi's Political Role Model
By embracing Deng, Xi Jinping makes it clear that he too wants to be remembered as a great reformer.
Deng Xiaoping: Xi's Political Role Model
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
August 20, 2014
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
Xi's promise is a signal that SOEs will need to change to fulfill the CCP's goals for economic reform.
Xi Jinping Promises Salary Cuts at State-Owned Enterprises
Why Zhou Yongkang Had to Go
August 04, 2014
Why Zhou Yongkang Had to Go
The takedown of Zhou Yongkang was political symbolism tied to China's economic reforms.
Why Zhou Yongkang Had to Go
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