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Lijia Zhang: Why fixing inequality is central to China’s common prosperity goal

Lijia Zhang

In a recent opinion piece for South China Morning Post, Lijia Zhang shared why she believes dealing with the issue of the China’s wealth inequality is vital to achieving the country’s common prosperity goal. Here are some quotes: The structural flaws inherent in China’s political system – from state-controlled capitalism to corruption – have all […]

Manu Bhaskaran, Leading Singapore-based Economist, Joined the Japan-Singapore Symposium Webinar “Japan-Singapore Partnership in Regional Cooperation”

Manu Bhaskaran

Manu Bhaskaran, leading Singapore-based Economist, joined the Japan-Singapore Symposium Webinar “Japan-Singapore Partnership in Regional Cooperation”, to discuss with the other experts from both Singapore and Japan, the following topics: (1) Political and Security Development in the Indo-Pacific: Implications for Japan and ASEAN; (2)Review of Japan-Singapore Bilateral Relations in the Regional Context; and (3) Regional Economic […]

Rohit Talwar shares insights on influential shifts shaping the next decade and beyond

Rohit Talwar

Rohit Talwar, leading futurist, shared his insights on influential shifts shaping the next decade and beyond in a recent interview. In his new book, “Aftershocks and Opportunities 2 – Navigating the Next Horizon” , Rohit explores 20 emerging future factors that could turn into influential shifts shaping the next decade and beyond. The shifts he […]

Winston Ma, Former Managing Director of China Investment Corporation (CIC), Joins Speakers Connect

Winston Ma

We are delighted to share that Winston Ma , former Managing Director of China Investment Corporation (CIC), joins Speakers Connect. Winston Ma is an investor, attorney, author, and adjunct professor in the global digital economy. He is one of a small number of native Chinese who have worked as investment professionals and practicing capital markets […]

Roger Bootle Publishing New Book: The AI Economy: Work, Wealth and Welfare in the Age of the Robot

Roger Bootle

Roger Bootle, one of Britain’s best-known economists is set to release a new book in September. Roger’s latest book, The AI Economy is highly anticipated, given that Roger’s earlier publications such as Making a Success of Brexit and Reforming the EU, The Trouble with Europe, The Trouble with Markets and Money for Nothing, and The Death of Inflation were widely acclaimed. […]

David McWilliams on the Longterm Consequences of the US Presidential Election

David McWilliams

Economist David McWilliams wrote about the long term consequences of the US Presidential election. This is not about the personalities but about the issues. It reflects deep concerns about the US economy, inequality, distruptive technologies and their impact on future economic policy and asset prices. David says “Although Hillary Clinton promises more of the same, that […]

Dr. Anil Gupta on The One Belt One Road Initiative

Dr. Anil Gupta, one of the world’s “most influential living management thinkers” sat down with CCTV last April 2015 and talked about China, Pakistan and how the deals signed between the two countries could help propel their respective economies. “Infrastructure is the foundation to building an economy.” Dr. Anil Gupta said. He goes on to explain […]

Ray Hammond: The Economy, Low Inflation and Digital Disruption

Digital disruption is contributing to hold inflation down at historically low levels. In this short lecture Ray Hammond explains how the network economy is changing economic performance in developed nations. Ray Hammond Ray Hammond is Europe’s most experienced, most successful and most widely published futurologist. For over 30 years he has researched, written, spoken and […]