Whenever there is a crisis, somebody gets to be blamed. The steel industry in Europe is in a crisis, and so China and its export of cheap steel is blamed for that. But there is more to it as we found out in our interview with Rolf J. Langhammer.
China’s economy has slowed down in recent years and the people of China got stuck in a middle-income trap. What does this exactly mean and how could this problem be solved? We asked our China expert Prof. Rolf J. Langhammer to find answers to those questions.
Cities face enormous challenges – now and in the near future. Yet, what does it take for cities to manage these upcoming tasks? At the GES 2016 Taipei workshop, participants discussed various scenarios. Here are the key factors presented by Wan-Hsin Liu, Senior Researcher at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy.
China’s reserves of foreign exchange are shrinking. Is that a sign of an upcoming crisis? We asked China expert Prof. Rolf Langhammer about China’s exchange policy and if we need to worry about China’s economy.