Research Articles

Senior Chinese leaders have repeatedly insisted China is improving market access and the investment environment, improving the...
China’s real estate market has long benefitted investors, with its astronomical growth rate and nonexistent property tax, but...
China captured headlines in 2010 when its GDP surpassed Japan’s, creating a shift in the world economic hierarchy for the first...
New openings for foreign investment and preferential taxes for goods sold through pilot e-commerce channels have raised...
Chinese President Xi Jinping announced in mid-June that officials in his administration will push forward an “energy revolution...
China’s recent push to address its environmental concerns—in particular its rampant air pollution—has brought to the forefront...
After several years of implementing policies to promote China’s strategic emerging industries (SEI), local and central...
China’s long-awaited urbanization plan indicates that the country’s leaders will focus on increasing access to social services...
Senior Chinese officials continued to emphasize the importance of market-oriented economic reforms at China’s recent meeting of...
Speaking at this year’s meeting of the National People’s Congress, Premier Li Keqiang urged Chinese policymakers to “declare...
Over the past four decades, China has seen the largest migration in human history. Since 1979, more than 300 million rural...
Over the course of the past year more than 21 Chinese government agencies and ministries have released or have said they will...
Expanding the size, efficiency, and diversity of China’s healthcare sector to meet growing consumer demand are key aims of...
Recent severe smog incidents in northeast China have cast the country’s environmental problems back into the spotlight. In...
International industry representatives have expressed concern about fair treatment in China’s information technology (IT)...
Chinese officials have come under increasing public pressure to reduce air pollution since January, when 19 days of “hazardous...
The Standing Committee of the 11th National People's Congress (NPC) last week released its 2008 work plan and legislative...
The PRC Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) recently released the Outline of the 11th Five-Year Plan (FYP) on Developing Services...
The PRC National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA) recently...
To facilitate the development of China's venture capital (VC) market, the PRC National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC...
The PRC National Development and Reform Commission in July officially released a comprehensive plan for the development of...
To boost science and technology innovation in China, the State Council Legislative Affairs Office recently issued a revised...
As part of its effort to reduce the Chinese economy's reliance on the manufacturing sector, the PRC State Council last week...