Published by John Ross, Senior Fellow Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China

The US is learning a trade war is truly ‘lose-lose’

The new round of high-level economic and trade consultations between China and the United States...

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US share markets fell… so Trump picked up the phone to China!

‘Mr. Trump has looked to calm markets, which have gyrated in recent days’ – that...

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The New Shape of World Politics – Disorder in the West, Stability in the East

The following article on ‘The New Shape of World Politics – Disorder in the West,...

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China’s socialist economic ‘reform and opening up’ improved the lives of a vastly greater proportion of humanity than any other country in human history

  An earlier article in this series marking the 40th anniversary of China’s ‘Reform and...

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Growth in the G7 ‘Great Stagnation’ Will Be Slower than in the Great Depression!

The Western G7 economies are in, and will remain l…

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Why China is a socialist country – China’s theory is in line with Marx (but not Stalin)

Deng Xiaoping is famous for the saying ‘it doesn’t matter whether a cat is black...

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The most important book on economic growth to have a...

Vu Minh Khuong's The Dynamics of Economic Growth is the most important book o...

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Why did China grow so fast?

​My article 'China's socialist model outperforms capitalism’ established fact...

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New economic data shows disorientation of US foreign...

  ​The IMF published this week the ...

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About us

China's rise is the world's most important economic and geopolitical process. As Senior Fellow at Chongyang Institute, Renmin University of China, one of China's most important Think Tanks, I follow it from Beijing. I have been writing on China for 25 years and as readers can check from the public record the understanding of fundamental dynamics in China has been proved correct - unlike most of the Western media.