YCW interviews Merriden Varrall, Director of Geopolitics and Tax at KPMG Australia and Nonresident Fellow at the Lowy Institute, about the nexus of Chinese tax and foreign policy.
Ernan Cui, China Consumer Analyst at Gavekal Dragonomics, discusses the recent downturn in China’s auto sector, the impact of ride-sharing and electric vehicles and the practice of consumer analysis in China.
YCW speaks to Andrew Polk, founding partner of Trivium China, about the state of the Chinese economy and the prospect of growth and opening up in 2019.
Brian Hioe, founding editor of Taiwanese new media magazine New Bloom, discusses cross-strait relations, Chinese influence in Taiwanese media, and predictions for next year’s general election.
Emma Vanbergen, President of Education Consulting at BE Education, speaks to YCW about Chinese education trends, the perspective consequences of educational inequality, and the rise of 素质教育 (suzhi jiaoyu, a “well-rounded, moral education”).