Chapter from 'Storms Ahead: the Future Geoeconomic world order' on the expectations from the next five years of Chinese economic policy, published on 27 October 2021.
After COP26, and as the debate on whether Glasgow represents a success or a failure dies down, what next for global climate action?
There is an urgent need for GVCs to become more resilient and inclusive, and meet the net-zero challenge.
A look at China’s recent regulatory efforts in the digital space.
China’s emissions trading scheme is a welcome but to reach its full potential, it needs to cover more of China’s emissions, go beyond the electricity sector and let prices reflect the true cost of carbon.
Why is China reviving this old mantra?
China’s domestic installation of coal-fired power plants continues at great pace.
Beijing shows signs of changing tactics ahead of the COP26 conference.
Proposal to set up a World Recovery Fund (WRF), aimed at addressing some of the key problems with the design of the DSSI and more generally the existing international financial architecture for dealing with debt problems in the developing world.
Under Xi Jinping's new economic agenda 'common prosperity', China is cracking down on indebted real estate developers like Evergrande.
Europe should defend its existing dominance in equipment manufacturing for semiconductors and invest in chip design instead of luring high-end fabrication to its shores.
The current convergence in measures to open up digital platforms leaves a door open to some form of international coordination.