Prof Justin Lin: How to Revive Growth in the World

Prof Justin Lin

Prof Justin Lin, Former World Bank Chief Economist, discussed U.S.-China economic relations and possibilities for renewed economic growth for both countries and the world at the annual Forecast for China’s Economy for 2017, hosted by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations and Peking University’s China Center for Economic Research, at the New York Stock Exchange […]

Lijia Zhang’s Successful Book Tour

Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang‘s book tour for Lotus is a success! Just recently, Lijia was the main guest speaker at a cultural event in Maastricht entitled Secret China. The sold out event was organized by Story Line and Lijia shared that a few dozen books were sold out too! Take a look at some of the event photos from […]

Ian Johnson Publishing His New Book – The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After Mao

Ian Johnson

Pulitzer-prize winning journalist, Ian Johnson is publishing a new book, The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After Mao. In The Souls of China, Ian lets the readers know about religions in China today — the history, the spiritual traditions of the country’s Eastern and Western faiths, and the ways in which it is influencing China’s future. Here is […]

Dr Andy Xie Spoke at 2017 India Investment Conference

Dr Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie spoke at the 2017 India Investment Conference hosted by CFA Society India,at the Taj Lands End, Mumbai. The theme for this year’s conference was ‘Searching for Alpha in a Divergent World’. Nearly 500 investment management professionals attended the conference, which focussed on the challenges faced by the Indian investment management industry. “India […]

Lijia Zhang Publishes Her New Novel – Lotus

Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang has a new book out called “Lotus”, inspired by the secret life of the her grandmother. Lotus follows a young woman torn between past traditions and modern desires―as she carves out a life for herself in China’s “City of Sins”. “Standing outside the Moonflower Massage Parlor with three other girls, Lotus flashed her red smile at […]

Andy Xie: Future of U.S.-China Trade Relations

Andy Xie

Renowned Chinese Economist Andy Xie discussed in the recent Bloomberg interview on Asia looking for new trade pacts after Donald Trump confirmed that he would withdraw from the TPP, the impact of the RCEP trade deal on Asia and his outlook for global trade. Andy swapped insights with Bloomberg’s David Tweed and Rishaad Salamat on […]

Dana Leong TEDx Speech: 3 Ways to Renew Your Spirit with Music

Dana Leong

Two-time Grammy award winning musician Dana Leong gave an inspiring presentation at the TEDxShanghai event last May. Dana shared about experiences as a self-proclaimed daredevil and his journey to musical success. He imparted important lessons on how to achieve balance and motivated the audience with humor, music and inspiring statements like “The seeds that you plant become who […]

Andy Xie: China’s Economic Challenges for the Next Decade

Andy Xie

Dr. Andy Xie, in his resent presentation, proposed an intuitive storyline on why China’s growth model is not sustainable. Dr. Xie is skeptical of the current central bank policies around the world in reviving global economic growth. He shares insights on those and more in the video below: Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a renowned Chinese economist […]

Leroy Chiao: Lessons learnt from being an astronaut

Leroy Chiao

Leroy Chiao is the first Chinese American NASA astronaut and International Space Station commander. As a long-time Committee of 100 member, he speaks at the C-100 25th Anniversary Summit relaying his personal journey of chasing dreams to go to space. Dr. Chiao currently serves as the special advisor for human spaceflight to the Space Foundation […]

Nouriel Roubini: The New Abnormal for our Times

Nouriel Roubini

According to Prof Nouriel Roubini, the global economy is characterized by a new abnormal: in the behavior of growth, of economic policies, of inflation and of key asset prices and financial markets. Below is his keynote speech on the New Abnormal for our Times. More insights from Nouriel Roubini can be read in the Times […]

Prof Justin Yifu Lin on Free Trade Zone & Deepening Reform in China

Prof Justin Yifu Lin

Prof Justin Yifu Lin spoke at the National Committee’s Forecast of China’s Economy for 2016 on Free Trade Zone & Deepening Reform in China. China is at a critical turning point as it approaches the start of its thirteenth Five-Year Plan in 2016. The National Committee and Peking University’s China Center for Economic Research (CCER) […]

Peggy Liu Speaking in Oslo at the Zero Emissions Conference 2016

Peggy Liu

Peggy Liu, China-based environmental protection expert, is speaking in Oslo at the Zero Emissions Conference 2016. Her speaking topic is “What does China’s energy transformation mean for the world?”. Peggy will be discussing renewable energy in China and its effects on the global market and so much more. Peggy Liu is Chairperson of JUCCCE, a non-profit organization creating a […]

Dana Leong Performed at the Shanghai Arts Festival with Standing Ovation!

Dana Leong

Award-winning musical genius Dana Leong took the stage at the Shanghai Arts Festival and got a standing ovation! Dana Leong has been dubbed as the world’s top electric cellist and is known as the world’s top trombone player by members of the world renowned Balkan Beat Box. Dana’s distinctive sound encompasses multiple genres such as jazz, healing music, electronic dance […]

Dr Andy Xie: The Future of China’s Business

Dr Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie spoke recently at the Future of Asia Conference in Los Angeles on his insights on the future of China’s business. As usual, Dr Andy Xie captivates the audience not just by sharing his expertise but also by presenting fresh perspective. Here is the video recording of his presentation. Dr Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a renowned […]

Prof Nouriel Roubini & Prof Justin Lin Speaking at FTLife Economic Forum – Snapshots

Prof Nouriel Roubini

Prof Nouriel Roubini & Prof Justin Lin were speakers at the FTLife Economic Forum held in Hong Kong last September. Prof Nouriel Roubini, American economist and former senior economist the the White House’s International Affairs spoke on the topic “Global Economy Outlook – the Next 10 Years” while Chinese economist and former senior vice president of the […]

Prof George Yip: China’s Next Strategic Advantage: From Innovation to Innovation

Prof George Yip

Prof George Yip has a new book out called China’s Next Strategic Advantage. Co-written with Bruce McKern, Prof Yip‘s latest publication is rich in insight on the history-making development of Chinese economy, aggressively moving from strategy of imitation to innovation. Here is a bit of an overview of the book: Driven both by domestic needs and by […]