China’s stimulus package, announced this week, focuses on more than just building up the industrial and export capacity. Some investments will also be in housing, schools, and health facilities.…

David Dollar |

For European firms producing relatively sophisticated, high-tech machinery, China’s domestic market is their main target for the long run.

David Dollar |

Approaching the mountains from the Chengdu plain along the main road to Beichuan County, red banners with large white characters expressing support for the earthquake victims and thanks to the…

Mara Warwick |

In Qingshen village, with some of the grandparents taking care of left-behind children and the NGO members who help them out.

David Dollar |

High food prices on the international markets are getting a lot of attention and are leading to different types of policy action in different countries. Discussions on the impact of international…

Louis Kuijs |