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Why the US Trade War on China Is Doomed to Fail
August 28, 2018
Why the US Trade War on China Is Doomed to Fail
U.S. punitive tariffs are based on a grave misdiagnosis of Chinese economic fundamentals.
Why the US Trade War on China Is Doomed to Fail
Is There Really a ‘China Model’?
July 13, 2018
Is There Really a ‘China Model’?
A closer look at Chinese claims that its blueprint for growth can be exported.
Is There Really a ‘China Model’?
China’s Reform and Opening: 40 Years and Counting
June 01, 2018
China’s Reform and Opening: 40 Years and Counting
How far is the Chinese government willing to go in letting go of economic control?
China’s Reform and Opening: 40 Years and Counting
IMF: No Room for Complacency on Growth
April 23, 2018
IMF: No Room for Complacency on Growth
The IMF warns that the current period of growth might not last long.
IMF: No Room for Complacency on Growth
Beating Targets: China's Economy Grew 6.9 Percent in 2017
January 18, 2018
Beating Targets: China's Economy Grew 6.9 Percent in 2017
China’s GDP reached 82.71 trillion yuan in 2017, beating Beijing's growth target.
Beating Targets: China's Economy Grew 6.9 Percent in 2017
Shock and Awe: Surprises That Could Stun Asia in 2018
January 11, 2018
Shock and Awe: Surprises That Could Stun Asia in 2018
From the Fed to housing bubbles to a Korea crisis: surprises that could set back Asia's economies.
Shock and Awe: Surprises That Could Stun Asia in 2018
Xi Jinping in 2017: The World's Luckiest Man
December 16, 2017
Xi Jinping in 2017: The World's Luckiest Man
Xi Jinping's political dominance owes a great deal to factors completely beyond his control.
Xi Jinping in 2017: The World's Luckiest Man
China's SOE Reform Challenge
November 30, 2017
China's SOE Reform Challenge
A closer look at the key obstacles Beijing faces on this front.
China's SOE Reform Challenge
Speaking up for Yesterday’s Man: Remembering Hu Jintao
October 30, 2017
Speaking up for Yesterday’s Man: Remembering Hu Jintao
Remembering Xi's predecessor, a man who is in danger of being lost to history.
Speaking up for Yesterday’s Man: Remembering Hu Jintao
Joe Davis on Sino-US Trade Misconceptions
October 30, 2017
Joe Davis on Sino-US Trade Misconceptions
What forces shape one of the world’s largest trading relations?
Joe Davis on Sino-US Trade Misconceptions
China's Communist Party: 3 Successes and 3 Challenges
October 28, 2017
China's Communist Party: 3 Successes and 3 Challenges
After the Party Congress, a look back at the CCP's strengths and forward to the challenges ahead.
China's Communist Party: 3 Successes and 3 Challenges
Xi Jinping Thought Vs. Deng Xiaoping Theory
October 25, 2017
Xi Jinping Thought Vs. Deng Xiaoping Theory
Xi’s “new era” will see some of Deng’s famous maxims altered, if not discarded altogether.
Xi Jinping Thought Vs. Deng Xiaoping Theory
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
August 21, 2017
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
Pyongyang's threats generate a sense of déjà vu, but China’s debt inspires more concrete worries.
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
Asia Growth on Track Despite Washington Worries
July 31, 2017
Asia Growth on Track Despite Washington Worries
The IMF's latest World Economic Outlook Update remains bullish on Asia growth.
Asia Growth on Track Despite Washington Worries
Why China’s Local Debt Policies May Spell Slower Growth
July 18, 2017
Why China’s Local Debt Policies May Spell Slower Growth
China’s government is cracking down on local level debt, and this may dampen GDP growth in the second half of 2017.
Why China’s Local Debt Policies May Spell Slower Growth
5 Takeaways From Li Keqiang’s World Economic Forum Speech
July 05, 2017
5 Takeaways From Li Keqiang’s World Economic Forum Speech
In Dalian, Li Keqiang pressed China’s case for global leadership and assured investors about economic stability.
5 Takeaways From Li Keqiang’s World Economic Forum Speech
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