Michelle Winglee writes on topics related to China’s environment, agriculture, and energy. She previously worked as a Research Assistant at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace before embarking on a year-long Mandarin fellowship in Taipei and Beijing. She now works for the Office of China Affairs at the University of Maryland. You can follow her @MichelleWinglee.
Shadow banking, P2P lending, and pyramid schemes: Lucy Hornby on China’s gray economy
This week on Sinica, Kaiser speaks with Lucy Hornby, the deputy bureau chief of the Financial Times in Beijing and a veteran guest on the show. She has appeared on Sinica before to discuss professional representation for women in China, the last surviving comfort women in the country, and domestic environmental challenges. The two discuss shadow banking […]
A master monk practices tai chi in the Wudang Mountains (武当山 wǔ dāng shān) in the northwestern part of Hubei Province. The mountains, which are renowned for the practice of tai chi and Taoism, are an important destination for Taoist pilgrimages.