Landscape flowers surrounding the Bell Tower, Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, April 2018

Who Benefits The Most From China’s Housing Bubble?

It takes an average person more than 48 years of income to buy a property in Beijing.
Scene from a restaurant district in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, April 2018

What Bike Sharing Companies Can Learn From Container Shipping

Chinese netizens named bike sharing services as one of China's "New Four Great Inventions" along with high-speed rail, mobile payment, and online shopping, but does it live up to its reputation?
Heavy traffic in central Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, April 2018

Robo-Taxis Are The Future Of Transportation — And China’s DiDi Is Racing To Get...

China is an ideal environment for the development of robo-taxi ride-hailing because most car travel in China consists of short trips at low speed.
A quiet temple scene in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, April 2018

What India Really Needs Is Better Population Policy

The economic benefits of better population policy and increased women’s empowerment won’t show up in the next quarter’s growth figures, but they will show up in the next generation’s.
An inspirational slogan decorates a high speed rail station in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, June 2018

China’s Constitutional Amendments Are All About The Party, Not The President

Without any organized opponents, Xi may ultimately find himself heading a faction of one.
Nighttime scene in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, April 2018

China Could Be The World’s First All Electric Vehicle Ecosystem

The charging pile model is the key to transitioning entire regions to BEV-only automobile ecosystems.
People line up to buy tickets at a high speed rail station in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, June 2018

Why Geely May Be Tesla’s Main China Challenger In The Near Future

When it comes to electric cars, Tesla tends to hog all the attention, but Geely may be making the running.
Detail shot from a temple in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, April 2018

Zhongguo And Tianxia: The Central State And The Chinese World

The Chinese School of international relations is unlikely to supplant established international relations theory, but it’s certain to enrich it.
People line up to buy tickets at a high speed rail station in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, June 2018

China’s High-Speed Trains Are Taking On More Passengers In Chinese New Year Massive Migration

An increasing number of chunyun travelers will be cruising the country in air-conditioned comfort on China’s world-class high-speed rail network.