The K@W Network:
Nippon Life Professor Emeritus of Finance
Financial reforms in China lag far behind the country's outsized impact on the global economy. How far and how fast should its global financial integration go?
China's plan for a new Silk Road trade route from China to Europe is bigger than the post-World War II Marshall Plan. But will it work?
While President Trump appears to have softened some of his contentious stances on trade and currency levels regarding China and Japan, plenty of policy uncertainty remains.
Political upheaval threatens a breakup of the EU and shaky Italian banks mean a major financial crisis cannot be ruled out in the New Year.
Political transitions on both sides of the Pacific will figure heavily in China's efforts to keep its economy on track.