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.
With the number of CCDI cases increasing each year, Peter Lorentzen his insights on Xi’s anti-corruption campaign and the networks of three “tigers” from a recent paper entitled “Personal Ties, Meritocracy, and China’s Anti-Corruption Campaign,” co-authored with Xi Lu.
YCW interview Elaine Lynn-Ee Ho on her book “Citizens in Motion: Emigration, Immigration and Re-migration Across China’s Borders”, discussing the implication of global events on multi-directional migration patterns, co-ethnicity, and contemporary senses of identity.
While China’s facial recognition technology ranks among the world’s best, says Jeffrey Ding of the Future of Humanity Institute University of Oxford, in many other areas of AI, China still lags behind the U.S.