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Translating academic research into evidence-based insights to inform policy and advance the public understanding of China’s economy and its role on the global stage

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How Does “Decoupling” Affect Firm Performance and Innovation in China and the U.S.?

Untangling the ways technology decoupling helps and hinders firms in both countries
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Confucius Institutes: Vehicles of CCP Propaganda?

An innovative study explores how effectively the P.R.C. government derives political compliance from its Confucius Institutes teachers
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“Common Prosperity” in an Era of Wage Polarization?

Among the biggest obstacles in China’s drive to achieve Common Prosperity is rising wage polarization between high- and low-skilled workers
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University Education in China: Meeting the 21st Century Challenge?

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How critical thinking and STEM skills of China’s university students compare to those of their peers in other countries
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Invisible China: Hundreds of Millions of Rural Underemployed May Slow China’s Growth

Education is the key for China to realize its goal of moving from a middle-income to high-income economy