Understanding China

2 Aug 18, 11:38am
Asad Jamal presents an alternative history that captures the long-term effects of American mercantilism
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31 Jul 18, 11:07am
Zhang Jun argues that, contrary to popular belief in the West, China remains a very long way from tech predominance
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31 Jul 18, 10:42am
Chinese consumers continue to spend and foreign brands are enjoying their share, Siah Hwee Ang says
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22 Jul 18, 9:02am
Paola Subacchi thinks China has no good options if it tries to use a strategic currency devaluation in its fight against the Trump tariffs
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14 Jul 18, 10:02am
Michael Pettis explains how tariffs work and their impacts. He shows what matters are the conditions under which such policies are made. The US cannot engage in beggar-thy-neighbour policies because it cannot run a trade surplus
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5 Jul 18, 10:32am
Paul Buchanan points out New Zealand is facing a very tough choice between our security interests and our economic interests, and that choice may have to be made very soon
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27 Jun 18, 9:38am
Columbia University's Shang-Jin Wei argues that US criticism of Chinese industrial policy is hypocritical and unfounded
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27 Jun 18, 2:00am
Stephen Roach thinks current US trade, tax and spending policies constitute a classic case of imperial overreach
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14 Jun 18, 9:56am
Peter Zámborský looks at the opportunities for foreign businesses presented by partnering in joint ventures in China's less developed provinces
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7 Jun 18, 4:59pm
The current trade spat is about more than economics. Minxin Pei says while China might avoid a trade war in the short term, the longer term will bring escalating tension, possibly even a full-blown cold war
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4 Jun 18, 1:14pm
Stephen Roach explains the political appeal of the Trump Administration's nonsensical approach to trade with China
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2 Jun 18, 10:06am
Lee Jong-Wha says rapid population aging is a serious threat to Asia’s long-term economic prospects. However Asian economies can mitigate these risks and become more productive, resilient, and dynamic than ever
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29 May 18, 10:53am
China is handling US trade pressure better than Japan did in the 1980s. China’s response - increasing imports and accelerating domestic structural reforms - will support high-quality long-term growth
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29 May 18, 9:28am
Alex Worker says an over-reliance on Chinese e-commerce platforms to sell our products for us means we are quickly losing our local knowledge and are risking our future in the world’s biggest market
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23 May 18, 11:41am
Siah Hwee Ang says a noticeable shift in China’s attention has occurred suggesting that China’s own development has become a priority
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15 May 18, 8:41am
By abandoning thoughtful policymaking, the US has failed to articulate anything resembling a credible national strategy. A trade war with China, which is already benefiting them at America's expense, is a case in point
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9 May 18, 8:34am
P.H. Yu argues that the survival of the existing international order depends on the West's willingness to reform it
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30 Apr 18, 5:55pm
Stephen Jacobi says engaging with China's BRI is critical to maintaining momentum in the New Zealand China relationship. So understanding what it is, and what is not, is an essential first step
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26 Apr 18, 12:04pm
Has US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer made an ironclad case against China in his so-called Section 301 report? Stephen Roach thinks not, calling it wide of the mark in key areas
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25 Apr 18, 8:54am
Yu Yongding says the reason Sino-American relations have soured is the Trump administration's worldview, not external balances
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