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To Entice Foreign Firms, China Needs to Do More Than Show Good Intentions
April 10, 2019
To Entice Foreign Firms, China Needs to Do More Than Show Good Intentions
Facing a slowing economy, Beijing is struggling to boost the market confidence of the international business community.
To Entice Foreign Firms, China Needs to Do More Than Show Good Intentions
Reminder: North Korea Is Not China
January 08, 2019
Reminder: North Korea Is Not China
Don't assume that a broad economic reform process is as urgent for North Korean leaders today as it was for late 1970s China
Reminder: North Korea Is Not China
40 Years of Social Change in China
December 20, 2018
40 Years of Social Change in China
Opening up and economic reform may have brought unintended consequences.
40 Years of Social Change in China
Xi's Scary Interpretation of the Last 40 Years of Chinese History
December 19, 2018
Xi's Scary Interpretation of the Last 40 Years of Chinese History
Xi's major takeaway, according to a public speech celebrating reform and opening, is that the CCP is perfect.
Xi's Scary Interpretation of the Last 40 Years of Chinese History
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
December 18, 2018
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
A culture of inflated praise rapidly becomes corrosive, as China knows only too well from its own history.
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
Beijing Bars Independent Intellectuals From Attending Harvard Events on China’s Reform and Opening
November 07, 2018
Beijing Bars Independent Intellectuals From Attending Harvard Events on China’s Reform and Opening
While Chinese leaders vow to deepen reform and opening-up, the Chinese government seems to be doing the opposite.
Beijing Bars Independent Intellectuals From Attending Harvard Events on China’s Reform and Opening
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