Introducing the ChinaEconTalk podcast


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This week, the Sinica Podcast network adds another show: ChinaEconTalk, hosted by Jordan Schneider. In this crossover on Sinica, Jordan discusses “China’s Grand AI Ambitions” with Rhodes scholar Jeff Ding.

Jeff Ding breaks down how China stacks up to the rest of the world in the race to develop AI. He delves into the connections between Chinese tech companies and government AI targets, AI’s military implications, as well as the ethical considerations of AI applications in China’s police state.

Jeff also discusses his recent paper “Deciphering China’s AI Dream,” as well as recent articles on AI he has translated from Chinese media on his ChinAI newsletter.

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This podcast was edited and produced by Kaiser Kuo and Jason MacRonald.