William Overholt argues that as China reaches a threshold where success has eliminated the conditions that enabled miraculous growth, Xi Jinping is pursuing the riskiest political strategy of any important national leader. Alternative outcomes include continued impressive growth and political stability, Japanese-style stagnation, and a major political-economic crisis.
David Dollar, World Bank
David Dollar is the World Bank country director for China and Mongolia, based in Beijing. He previously worked in the research department of the World Bank and in the economics department at UCLA. His publications focus on globalization, poverty and inequality, aid effectiveness, and economic reform in Asia. He has a PhD in economics from NYU and a BA in Chinese studies from Dartmouth College.
Our "Finding Solutions" conference focused on the work of individuals, companies, and NGOs addressing some of China’s most pressing challenges. We had a large and diverse audience participate. Videos coming soon!
Symposium sponsored by the Grassroots Diplomacy Council and the USC U.S.-China Institute
The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a discussion on American and Chinese aims and tactics in the US-China trade war as well as its impact and potential costs.