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Brussels – “China’s financial sector within China’s new growth era” with Alicia Garcia Herrero [Thursday, May 24]China’s structural issues, led by aging and the sharp reduction of the return on investment, have made economic reform more urgent than ever. At the …More »
London – YCW London: “Schooling as soft power?” Panel discussion + Schwarzman Scholars information session (Thu, May 24) with Christian Tanja, Xiaoming Zhu, Andrew Disbury [Christian Tanja, Xiaoming Zhu and Andrew Disbury]We are currently witnessing a record number of both Chinese students going abroad and foreign students coming to China. Meanwhile the Confucius network provides Chinese …More »
London – YCW LN: Second KCL-YCW Essay Competition Winners’ Presentations with Kerry Brown [Monday, May 21]Following our inaugural essay competition in 2016 with King’s College London’s Lau China Institute, YCW and the Lau China Institute held a second essay competition …More »
London – YCW LN: China’s Great Wall of Debt: A financial journalist’s lessons from 10 years reporting from China with Dinny McMahon [Wednesday, May 09]Join YCW London for an evening of discussion with journalist and author Dinny McMahon about his new book China’s Great Wall of Debt: Shadow Banks, …More »
- In the latest MERICS expert podcast, Jessica Batke tracks the experiences with China's law on NGOs, introduced in early 2017, and says that no NGO …More »
- Young China Watchers (YCW) Shanghai is recruiting two directors to join its dynamic leadership team. YCW is an all-volunteer organisation focused on connecting and educating …More »
2nd Lau-YCW Essay Competition First-Runner Up – China’s Cyber-Public Space: The Double-Edged Sword Linking State and SocietyYCW and Lau China Institute at King’s College London recently closed its second essay competition on the topic: “Cyber China." Our first runner-up winner, Kyi …More »
- YCW invites you to participate in our inaugural annual survey, the YCW Pulse — the first of its kind to examine the views of the …More »
2nd Lau-YCW Essay Competition Winner – Transforming Patriarchy in the Digital Era: A Case Study of a Taobao Village in Southern FujianWe are delighted to announce the winner of the 2nd Lau-YCW Essay Competition… Chiu Wan Liu! This is a remarkable essay which captures a wider …More »