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A weekly conversation exploring China's economy and tech scene. Guests include a wide range of policy analysts, business professionals, journalists, and academics. A SupChina production, hosted by Jordan Schneider.
ABOUT THE HOST: Jordan Schneider is a Beijing-based professional who works with Chinese internet companies on internationalization strategies. Back in the U.S., he spent time at the Eurasia Group and Bridgewater Associates. His Chinese landscape paintings "show promise."

Harnessing the Educational Power of AI

Over 100 million Chinese adults have used the Liulishuo (流利说 liúlì shuō) app to learn English through AI-powered tutoring. This…

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Huawei May, But How?: China’s Role in Global IT Infrastructure

Is Huawei unfairly maligned or rightly feared? Are the tech supply chains running through China a marvel of 21st-century globalization,…

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Aerial Acrobatics: China’s Aviation Industry

Photo source: STR/AFP/Getty Images This week on ChinaEconTalk, host Jordan Schneider discusses China’s aviation industry with Neil Thomas, Research Associate…

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Red Guards to Red Entrepreneurs: How Mao Era Thought Seeps Into Modern Chinese Business

In this episode of ChinaEconTalk, host Jordan Schneider interviews Professor Christopher Marquis, the Samuel C. Johnson Professor in Sustainable Global…

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ChinaEconTalk Crossover Episode: China Tech Investor Podcast

This week’s episode is a crossover with the China Tech Investor podcast. Join Jordan in conversation with China Tech Investor…

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China’s exploited tech workers fight back

Photo Source: Business Insider / Jason Lee This episode of ChinaEconTalk features a discussion with two of the people behind…

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Building – and Selling – the Great Firewall

This week on ChinaEconTalk, host Jordan Schneider speaks with James Griffiths, senior producer for CNN International, to discuss his new…

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ChinaEconTalk with special guest Russ Roberts

This week’s guest is Russ Roberts. He’s a research fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution and the host of the EconTalk…

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Rubber ducks and semiconductors: Navigating China’s legal system

“The champagne days are over,” writes Dan Harris, reflecting on how the tone of his China Law Blog has evolved since its…

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Diplomatic bookkeeping with Ryan Hass

This week’s guest on ChinaEconTalk is Ryan Hass, a David M. Rubenstein Fellow in the Brookings Institution’s Foreign Policy program,…

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China’s foothold in India’s tech ecosystem

Today, nearly half of the top 100 apps in India’s Google Play store are made by Chinese companies. After past…

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The Obama era of U.S.-China economic relations

How did the U.S.-China economic relationship evolve during the Obama administration? Are the economic tensions we see today between the…

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A ‘Qianlong’ look back at China’s economic history

How does autocratic repression impact societies? Can the legacy of political repression ripple out across centuries, creating a vicious autocratic cycle?…

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Changing tides in 2019, with Gordon Orr

“The U.S.-China equilibrium of the past 20 years has gone,” declares Gordon Orr in his recent piece on what to…

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The world’s largest video game industry

China’s video game market is the world’s largest. Over 600 million people play video games in China, and collectively, they…

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