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East Asia Comes to Europe
June 06, 2018
East Asia Comes to Europe
A tale of two suitors: Chinese and Japanese investments in Central and Eastern Europe.
East Asia Comes to Europe
4 Years of the Modi Government: Taking Stock of Economic Performance
May 29, 2018
4 Years of the Modi Government: Taking Stock of Economic Performance
On May 26, the BJP led by Prime Minister Modi completed 4 years in power. How have its economic policies fared since 2014?  
4 Years of the Modi Government: Taking Stock of Economic Performance
The US-China Trade War
May 27, 2018
The US-China Trade War
A simple plan: action, confusion, and retreat
The US-China Trade War
Seizing Economic Opportunities in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan
May 24, 2018
Seizing Economic Opportunities in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan
If Astana and Tashkent can tackle long-term obstacles to growth, there’s great potential in the region.
Seizing Economic Opportunities in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan
Is Pakistani Agriculture Ready for CPEC?
May 17, 2018
Is Pakistani Agriculture Ready for CPEC?
A lack of government planning could leave Pakistan's farmers on the losing end of a far-reaching deal with China.
Is Pakistani Agriculture Ready for CPEC?
Can Afghanistan Return to Its Pre-2014 Boom Time?
March 28, 2018
Can Afghanistan Return to Its Pre-2014 Boom Time?
The Afghan government will struggle to jump-start economic growth while political uncertainty is perhaps at its height.
Can Afghanistan Return to Its Pre-2014 Boom Time?
Kuroda’s Second Chance
March 20, 2018
Kuroda’s Second Chance
The Bank of Japan's governor gets a second term, and more time to achieve an elusive inflation target.
Kuroda’s Second Chance
China's Credit Crunch
March 12, 2018
China's Credit Crunch
A crackdown on micro-lending, aimed at protecting consumers, is leaving China's lower class with little access to credit.
China's Credit Crunch
Why China Keeps Falling for Pyramid Schemes
March 05, 2018
Why China Keeps Falling for Pyramid Schemes
Pyramid schemes are big business in China – much to the government's chagrin.
Why China Keeps Falling for Pyramid Schemes
Europe Ponders How to Curb China's High-Tech Buying Spree
February 16, 2018
Europe Ponders How to Curb China's High-Tech Buying Spree
Struggling to reconcile stark differences, the Commission’s push to level the playing field is unlikely to make a dent.
Europe Ponders How to Curb China's High-Tech Buying Spree
'Made in China' Is Here to Stay
February 15, 2018
'Made in China' Is Here to Stay
Lessons from the multicultural manufacturing city of Yiwu -- and why other developing countries should be worried.
'Made in China' Is Here to Stay
China’s AI Agenda Advances
February 14, 2018
China’s AI Agenda Advances
As China throws state support behind AI development, major Chinese technology companies will remain integral players.
China’s AI Agenda Advances
Is China's Era of Cheap Labor Really Over?
December 13, 2017
Is China's Era of Cheap Labor Really Over?
Chinese workers' wages may be rising, but official statistics don't tell the whole story.
Is China's Era of Cheap Labor Really Over?
Kabul's Plan to Realize Afghanistan’s Geographic Dividend
December 05, 2017
Kabul's Plan to Realize Afghanistan’s Geographic Dividend
The Afghan government is working to turn the country's landlocked location into an asset.
Kabul's Plan to Realize Afghanistan’s Geographic Dividend
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
December 04, 2017
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
Beijing's attempts to push out migrant workers will have economic consequences.
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
November 09, 2017
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
Russia looks to gain an advantage from the glut of infrastructure projects in Pakistan, Iran, and India.
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
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