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US-China Sustainable Urbanization Pilot Zone Launched in Nansha Exploring Innovative Green City Development in GD-HK-Macau Bay Area

US-China Sustainable Urbanization Pilot Zone Launched in Nansha Exploring Innovative Green City Development in GD-HK-Macau Bay Area

The Paulson Institute (PI) today signed a Strategic Cooperation Framework Agreement with the China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE)…

Dec 8, 2017
Paulson Institute
How Chinese FDI Will Transform the Global Economy

How Chinese FDI Will Transform the Global Economy

Many forces shaping the global economy receive a significant amount of attention, including commodity prices, international trade flows, and automation.…

Dec 7, 2017
Courtney Rickert McCaffrey & Dan Starta
Outlook 2018: View From the Peak

Outlook 2018: View From the Peak

2018 will be another year of coping with liquidity constraints for the Chinese traders. Shadow banking growth is curtailed, and…

Dec 4, 2017
Hong Hao
What Does China’s Drop in Gold Imports Mean for its Economy?

What Does China’s Drop in Gold Imports Mean for its Economy?

A value shift in China’s economy brought on a wave of concerns among the global market. Reuters reported that China’s gold…

Nov 22, 2017
Brian Montgomery
Decoding Disinflation: Principal Contradiction, Social Progress and Market Fragility

Decoding Disinflation: Principal Contradiction, Social Progress and Market Fragility

Imagine an economy where the bottom 90% splits the national income evenly with the top 10%, and income gain perennially…

Nov 14, 2017
Hong Hao
BYD Supersizes in US as Sales Slim Down in China

BYD Supersizes in US as Sales Slim Down in China

BYD Motors Inc., a subsidiary of BYD Co. [SHE:002594; HK:1211] partly owned by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. [NYSE:BRK], will…

Oct 1, 2017
Emmi Laine
Chinese Companies Help Africa’s Manufacturing Sector Achieve ‘Leopard Leap’

Chinese Companies Help Africa’s Manufacturing Sector Achieve ‘Leopard Leap’

Africans cheered as the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation opened in Beijing this May. They hope that as…

Sep 7, 2017
Wei Jianguo
A Peek Into How China’s Mobile Payment Trend Encroaches on Foreign Markets Through Alipay’s Aggressive Global Footprints

A Peek Into How China’s Mobile Payment Trend Encroaches on Foreign Markets Through Alipay’s Aggressive Global Footprints

China is going cashless, no doubt. Chinese consumers spent a total of USD 5.5 trillion via mobile payment platforms last…

Sep 4, 2017
Dannie Li
China’s ‘Makers’ and Entrepreneurism

China’s ‘Makers’ and Entrepreneurism

Three score and thirteen years ago, when an Austrian economist coined a seemingly paradoxical term to defend the messy way…

Aug 22, 2017
Ma Junjie
Why Would a News App Potentially Worth As Much As USD 22b Set Off Alarm Bells for China’s BATs?

Why Would a News App Potentially Worth As Much As USD 22b Set Off Alarm Bells for China’s BATs?

Earlier media reports have it that the news app Toutiao, one of the tech unicorns in China is raising around…

Aug 21, 2017
Dannie Li
The Million-Dollar Question for Liberalism: Reviewing the Confessions of an Incorrigible Liberal

The Million-Dollar Question for Liberalism: Reviewing the Confessions of an Incorrigible Liberal

The darkest hours are before the break of dawn. For liberals, this may be more true now than at any…

Aug 18, 2017
Ma Junjie
One to Watch: Uncertainties in Suniva’s Trade Case and Hidden Takeaways for the Solar Industry

One to Watch: Uncertainties in Suniva’s Trade Case and Hidden Takeaways for the Solar Industry

Low-cost solar panels from China used to be the single victim of trade tariffs in America, but not anymore. In…

Aug 1, 2017
Yao Zhao

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