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‘Cracking the China Conundrum’ makes bold claims about the nature of China’s economic reality

Book review: Cracking the China Conundrum: Why Conventional Economic Wisdom Is Wrong, by Yukon Huang (Oxford University…

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This is what will happen at the 19th Party Congress this fall

Quick facts on Party congresses in China Party congresses are the formal leadership-selection process for…

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Here are all the words Chinese state media has banned

Xinhua News Agency was established by the Chinese Communist Party in 1931 in a

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Who is Guo Wengui?

In March this year, an exiled Chinese real estate tycoon named Guo Wengui 郭文贵 set off to do what…

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The Belt and Road: China’s ‘project of the century’

Quick facts on China’s Belt and Road Belt and Road is basically a network of railroads,…

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There is no Thucydides Trap

Book review: Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides’s Trap, by Graham Allison (Boston and…

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Kaiser Kuo: America should stop sneering at China’s Belt and Road initiative

Just a couple of weeks before the Belt and Road Forum, held in Beijing earlier this month, Sinica…

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Do we really need to worry so much about Chinese nationalism?

We live in an age of rising nationalism, and this is most certainly cause for concern. Nationalism is…

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The talk of Davos about Xi and Trump

A spectre was haunting Davos, and its name was Donald Trump. I hadn’t been to Davos for a few…

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Who speaks for the Chinese government?

As uncertainty surges in U.S.–China relations and observers struggle to derive signals about U.S. policy, there is a…

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Spurning China and courting Russia: Trump’s dangerous game

The surreal spectacle of Trump’s obeisance to Vladimir Putin is appalling for many reasons. It shows the president-elect’s…

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Top China news of 2016

The year 2016 was characterized by political upheaval across the world, but not in China. Many of the…

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Optimism from veteran participants in U.S.-China relations

On December 2 in Beijing, Chinese president Xi Jinping met Henry Kissinger, considered by many the architect of…

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The 25 key phrases of Xi Jinping

Xi Jinping was chosen to be the president and general secretary of the Communist Party Central Committee, the position…

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Why are so many first-generation Chinese immigrants supporting Donald Trump?

My wife, Fanfan, dislikes politics. It’s an attitude not at all uncommon among Chinese of her generation, who…

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