Last year’s Party Congress saw China’s President emerge as the nation’s strongest leader since the era of Deng and Mao. As China’s political and business elite gather for their annual policy-setting meeting early next month, there has never been a better moment to assess where the past four decades of economic and political opening have brought us, and what are the likely pathways for the future.
Louis Kuijs is Oxford Economics’ chief China expert and a veteran IMF and World Bank economist with first-hand knowledge of the inner workings of the Chinese administration at the highest levels. Join us at a high-level roundtable gathering to hear his insights on China’s transformation into an innovation and technology driven economy, and how its rising power and overseas expansion will impact on the global economy and geopolitical relations – especially the rising tension with Donald Trump’s U.S.
First 15-20 minutes is for networking
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