Foreword by Janet Yellen
Liu Jian is Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Los Angeles. His essay appeared in a Los Angeles Times advertising supplement for ChinaWeek.
Congressional Research Service, What’s the Difference? — Comparing U.S. and Chinese Trade Data, March 24, 2016
This Congressional Research Service report (which comes out annually) was written by CRS’s Michael F. Martin.
PRC National Development and Reform Commission, Report on the Implementation of the 2015 Plan and on the 2016 Draft Plan for National Economic and Social Development, March 5, 2016
This report and plan for the next year was presented to the NPC on March 5 and adopted on March 16, 2016. This is the official translation from Xinhua.
Premier Li Keqiang presented this report to the National People’s Congress on March 5. It was adopted on March 16, 2016. This is the official bilingual document from Xinhua.
PRC Ministry of Finance, Report on the Execution of the Central and Local Budgets for 2015 and the Central and Local Draft Budgets for 2016, March 5, 2016
The Chinese Ministry of Finance presented this report to the National People’s Congress on March 5. It was adopted on March 16, 2016. This is the official Xinhua translation of the report.
Urban economist is upbeat about the country’s future and fascinated by California’s coastal cities
Economic and Political Studies is published by Renmin University. Research articles, review essays, research reports and book reviews are all welcome. Both qualitative and quantitative articles are eligible for possible publication in the journal.
This paper examines the differences in the trade data from China and the United States. Written by Michael F. Martin, specialist in Asian Affairs.
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing on the Foreign Investment Climate in China: Present Challenges and Potential Reform," January 28, 2015
This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on January 28, 2015. The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the U.S. Congress in 2000 to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.
China and the state of California have built deep and interdependent socioeconomic exchanges that reverberate across the globe, and these interactions make California a microcosm of the most important international relationship of the twenty-first century. In his book, journalist Matt Sheehan chronicles the real people who are making these connections.