Research Articles

The recent release of December 2017 US trade data confirms that the year was a strong one for trade—with exports and imports...
After almost a decade of exponential growth in Chinese investment in the United States, Chinese mergers and acquisitions of US...
A year after the US-China Business Council (USCBC) analyzed potential options to address trade and economic concerns about...
For millennia the Silk Road served as an important network of trade and culture between East and West, facilitating the...
The US-China Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) negotiations, which aim to establish the rules of the road for cross-border...
Key House and Senate committees involved in the US trade agenda are taking shape for the 114th Congress and will play an...
China’s State Council has further decentralized the approval process for foreign, domestic, and outbound investment projects...
The opening of China’s long-awaited Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect, a trading link that would allow more foreign investment...
US governors are heading to China in increasing numbers to seek potential investors for public and private projects. Since 2009...
Amid a slowdown in China’s economy and tension between the United States and China on a variety of issues, US and Chinese...
Chinese investment in the United States reached nearly $1.4 billion in the first quarter of 2014, according to new estimates...
US exports to China continue to contribute to US job and economic growth, with total exports reaching $120 billion in 2013. The...
As the United States and China restart negotiations on a bilateral investment treaty (BIT), the US-China Business Council (...
We are starting to hear a lot about a bilateral investment treaty (BIT) with China. Here’s hoping we hear a lot more. The...
In a sign that China’s leaders are increasingly serious about economic reform, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) and the...
The Obama administration yesterday formally nominated Senator Max Baucus, D-MT, to be the next US Ambassador to the People’s...
China launched the state-owned investment company, China Investment Corp. Ltd. (CIC), on September 29, to strategically invest...
The PRC Ministry of Commerce and National Bureau of Statistics recently released China's outbound foreign direct investment (...
The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) recently released new measures that expand China's program for qualified...
The PRC State Administration of Foreign Exchange recently published China's Net International Investment Position (NIIP) data...
In just two weeks, top US and PRC economic officials will meet in Washington, DC, for the second round of the Strategic...
The PRC National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) recently issued a new Catalogue on the Direction of Overseas...
The PRC National Bureau of Statistics released its 2006 "Statistical Report on National Economic and Social Development" last...