Posts tagged ‘China’

  • A general view of centre Tianjin taken from Tianjin World Financial Center Forum Event

    Ten trends for the future of China’s economy

    Annual Meeting of the new Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Registered Nurse Rebecca Moak poses for a photo in trauma center of the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi Forum Article

    Lessons from China on universal healthcare

    Subsidized health insurance is unlikely to lead to Universal Health Coverage (UHC); insurance coverage doesn’t always… more

  • A Chinese national flag flutters outside the headquarters of the People’s Bank of China in Beijing Forum Article

    China has breathing space for financial reform

    Earlier this year, rumours of China’s impending financial doom – triggered by either a housing-market crash or… more

  • An employee checks newly-assembled electric cars to be exported to South America at an electric vehicle factory in Zouping county Forum Article

    Why agriculture and services are key to development

    The literature on global growth convergence and divergence is vast and deep. And it is still evolving. Some have argued… more

  • Voters line up to cast their votes outside a polling station in Rangareddy district Forum Article

    Look to Asia for the rebirth of democracy

    Some of us wake up every morning to find ourselves living in a society where economic opportunity is unfairly… more

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    How three strong leaders could reshape Asia

    Asia is poised to enter a historical sweet spot, with three of its most populous countries – China, India, and… more

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    Does global finance need a new Bretton Woods?

    The Bretton Woods agreement – which is 70 years old this month – established three institutions to promote law and… more

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    Will China get stuck in the middle-income trap?

    It is widely agreed that economic development means more than GDP growth. As China is now learning, one does not… more

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    Why China and the US need to trust each other

    The recently concluded Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) between the United States and China was a major… more

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    Seven ways cities around the world are tackling traffic

    Cities that are experiencing rapid growth face a variety of challenges, as they expand and become increasingly complex… more

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    Three key challenges for the future of China’s cities

    China faces unprecedented economic, social and environmental challenges – and sizeable opportunities – as it… more

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    Will India emulate China’s boom?

    In recent years, China and India have both emerged as global economic superpowers, with China leading the way. But with… more

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    How China became a climate leader

    In what some might consider a surprising development, China – currently the world’s largest emitter of carbon… more

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    Are women really ‘shining’ in Japan?

    Japan was ranked 104th out of 136 countries on the World Economic Forum's 2013 Global Gender Gap report. This means… more

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    Why the price of a flat in Beijing matters

    China’s real-estate sector has been a source of serious concern for several years, with soaring property prices… more