November 05, 2020
Xi Sells China as ‘Market for the World,’ But Concerns Linger
By Shannon Tiezzi
Xi tried to reassure foreign companies that a focus on domestic consumption and “self-reliance” will go hand-in-hand with continued opening.
October 30, 2020
China’s ‘Secret Weapon’ Against COVID-19 Won’t Work for Post-Pandemic Economic Recovery
By Zhuoran Li
The CCP was able to mobile its people to fight COVID-19. It's having a harder time convincing Chinese to spend money.
March 17, 2020
How Chinese Millennials Are Remaking the Mall
By Laura Grunberg
What one Chinese mall can tell us about the world’s most powerful consumers
May 22, 2019
China's Latest Economy Data Calls for Caution
By Yu Zhongxin
China's economic data for April came in below expectations, in sharp contrast to rosy data from 2019's first quarter.
January 09, 2019
Can China’s Economy Weather a Contraction in Manufacturing Activity?
By Uday Khanapurkar
Beware an overreliance on manufacturing data when forecasting China’s economic health.
November 07, 2018
In Buying From The World, What Messages Is China Sending?
By Wang Shanshan
The CIIE is a sign of China’s commitment to opening up and boosting consumer-led growth.
September 15, 2018
How Worried Should China Be About its ‘Consumption Downgrade’?
By Biyun Song
Whether there is a “consumption downgrade” remains debatable, but real threats are growing in China’s economy.
February 15, 2018
'Made in China' Is Here to Stay
By Ravi Prasad
Lessons from the multicultural manufacturing city of Yiwu -- and why other developing countries should be worried.
May 31, 2017
Robert Mann on What to Expect From China's Economy
By Anthony Fensom
An interview with Robert Mann, Senior Portfolio Manager at Nikko Asset Management.
May 18, 2017
China's Millennials: Consumer Superpower
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Helen Wang.
May 09, 2017
Janet Henry on China’s Economic Reform Scorecard
By Maurits Elen
How to keep the world’s second largest economy in shape?
March 14, 2017
Five Themes From China’s 2017 Economic Data So Far
By Spencer Sheehan
Data from January and February gives the earliest picture of what to expect from China's economy this year.