Reform Challenges Facing the Next Party Congress
When and Where
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Embassy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Unit 1701, Tower B, Pacific Century Place, 2A Gong Ti Bei Lu
Drawing on his latest book, Cracking the China Conundrum – Why Conventional Economic Wisdom Is Wrong, Yukon Huang will highlight issues faced by the next Party Congress, focusing on options for dealing with China’s debt problems, sustaining rapid growth, curtailing corruption, moderating trade and investment tensions with the West, and coping with pressures for economic liberalization
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ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Yukon Huang is currently a senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment in Washington D.C. He was formerly the World Bank’s Country Director for China. He is an advisor to the World Bank, ADB, AIIB and various governments and corporations. His research focuses on China’s economy and its regional and global impact. Dr. Huang has published widely on development issues in professional journals and the public media. He is a featured commentator for the Financial Times on China and his articles are seen frequently in the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Foreign Affairs, National Interest and Caixin. His recent books include East Asia Visions, Reshaping Economic Geography in East Asia and International Migration and Development in East Asia and the Pacific. His latest book Cracking the China Conundrum:Why Conventional Economic Is Wisdom Is Wrong was published by Oxford University Press (2017). He has a PhD in economics from Princeton University and a BA from Yale University.