This article by Christina Burjan was awarded Runner-Up in the “Young China Watchers & Lau China Institute Writing Competition 2022” on the topic of China’s Digital Transformation.
There’s a lot of debate surrounding Beijing’s crackdown on China’s tech sector. Why now? What’s the goal? And what’s next? Those are the questions YCW’s Michael Kehoe put to tech analyst Rui Ma — the main writer and co-host of
YCW’s Joshua Cartwright spoke with Yuen Yuen Ang about her book “China’s Gilded Age: The Paradox of Economic Boom and Vast Corruption,” which challenges the conventional wisdom surrounding the subject and offers new insights in how to measure and understand corruption both in China and beyond.