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Associate Professor of Management
After consolidating power at China's recent Party Congress, a key question is whether President Xi Jinping, facing large debts, will follow Deng Xiaoping's path and open up China's economy more.
The much-awaited meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping got off to a warm start last week -- although several tough questions remain unanswered.
Two Penn experts discuss the latest economic developments in China and Chinese officials' reactions to what is happening in Washington.
Last Friday, China reported a slowing economy in July, raising new questions about the country’s policy directions and pace of growth.
Despite appearances, China is not on the brink of financial crisis, experts say. Rather, the real risk of the country’s credit overhang is a slow burn that threatens to lay[…]