Japan’s “lost decades” of near-zero economic growth began when its economy looked eerily similar to China’s today.
As a key UK trading partner, the government should tread carefully when addressing the very real risks posed by China.
Big-spending Chinese tourists once buoyed the global travel industry. But with Chinese economy looking a little shaky, more are staying at home.
There are several good reasons why fears that a recession in China could spark a recession in Australia need to be kept in perspective.
The decision-making process can be difficult to follow.
The setting was grand, so too was the plan. But behind the peace plan put forward by China and welcomed by Russia, is the question, what do both nations seek?
For China’s new youth generation, shopping has become an outpost of politics.
Recent unrest will affect China’s domestic economy as well as international businesses with a stake in the country.
Evergrande has a very high likelihood of failing without intervention by the Chinese government.
The revolution in AI harbours dangers for humanity – here’s why.
The Conversation’s 2020 economic survey points to a dismal year, with no progress on many of the key measures that matter for Australians and an increase in the unemployment rate.
China is betting that a massive set of investments around the world will bring it economic prosperity and international political power.
China’s attempts to bully the NBA over political expression might prove to be a lesson in how much the new superpower can throw its weight around.
Trump’s endgame for the US-China trade war still seems elusive as the conflict continues to escalate.
The Conversation’s distinguished panel predicts unusually weak growth, dismal spending, no improvement in either unemployment or wage growth, and an increased chance of recession.
Chinese electric vehicle sales already amount to more than half of the world’s total – and car makers and battery manufacturers are working hard to grow even faster.
A recent executive order from President Trump won’t do much to help the US stay ahead of Chinese innovation and investment in AI.
The Conversation has assembled a forecasting team of 19 academic economists from 12 universities across six states. Together, they assign a 25% probability to a recession within two years.
Chinese customers spend billions on Nov. 11. Why, and what does it mean for the global retail marketplace?
Chinese investment in the US has never been high, but the ongoing trade war could dampen it further, with significant long-term repercussions.