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Long Live China's Boom

August 16, 2013

Justin Yifu Lin

China’s expansion has slowed dramatically, but the former chief economist for the World Bank argues that the growth spurt isn’t over just yet.

Topics: Economic Policy, China, Asia, Global Investing | Read Article

Hopes and False Hopes in China's Interest Rate Reform

June 27, 2013

Shang-Jin Wei

The Chinese central bank has recently hinted that it will quicken the pace of interest rate reforms. But more is needed to make the country’s economy truly market-determined, says Shang-Jin Wei.

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Changing the Recipe for Chinese State-Owned Firms

June 6, 2013

Sharon Kahn

The head of China’s largest food conglomerate predicts the fate of SOEs – and his firm’s place in the economic buffet.

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How to Spot a Breakout Nation

May 17, 2013

Sharon Kahn

Looking for the next hot emerging market? Two indicators can point you in the right direction — but two others will lead you astray.

Topics: United States, The Middle-Income Trap, China, Asia, Europe, Latin America, India, Global Investing, Africa | Read Article

The World Economy: What Now?

February 13, 2013

Watch a webcast of this very special symposium featuring Glenn Hubbard, Joseph Stiglitz, Shang-Jin Wei, José Antonio Ocampo, and Richard Clarida.

Topics: United States, The Middle-Income Trap, News Makers, Economic Policy, China, Asia, Europe, Latin America, Global Investing, Africa | Read Article

Three Myths about Marketing to China

January 28, 2013

Sharon Kahn

Tom Doctoroff, author of “What Chinese Want,’ says you shouldn’t believe everything you hear about the world’s most populous nation.

Topics: China, Management | Read Article

China, the Energy Drain

January 28, 2013

Sharon Kahn

By some estimates, China has leapfrogged the United States to become the world’s largest energy consumer. But it appears to be cleaning up its act — and its air.

Topics: The Middle-Income Trap, Economic Policy, China, Asia, Global Investing | Read Article

The Post-Crisis Crisis

January 28, 2013

Joseph E. Stiglitz

An economic and political system that does not deliver for most citizens is not sustainable in the long run, says Nobel Laureate and Chazen Advisor Joseph E. Stiglitz.

Topics: United States, News Makers, Economic Policy, China, Asia, Europe, India, Africa | Read Article

China’s Next Steps: Six Smart Moves

December 4, 2012

Sharon Kahn

A new report outlines six critical steps that will help China avoid stagnation and become a high-income nation.

Topics: The Middle-Income Trap, Economic Policy, China | Read Article

The Middle-Income Trap Looms in China

December 4, 2012

Sharon Kahn

A top Chinese official lays out what his country needs to do to break into the ranks of high-income nations.

Topics: The Middle-Income Trap, China | Read Article