C Raja Mohan writes: Will Joe Biden’s China engagement hurt India?

C Raja Mohan writes: Will Joe Biden’s China engagement hurt India?

When the Joe Biden administration described its China strategy as “responsible competition”, many analysts in India and beyond dismissed it as mission impossible. The administration insisted that it would cooperate with China where possible and challenge it where it must. President Biden also affirmed that he would do the utmost to prevent the vigorous competition […]

Chinese President Xi Jinping meets US officials, academics in Beijing. world News

Chinese President Xi Jinping meets US officials, academics in Beijing.  world News

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with US officials and academics at Beijing’s Great Hall of the People on Wednesday, following a dinner with US officials in November in San Francisco, state media reported. The meeting began at 11 a.m. (0300 GMT) after a group photo was taken, the report said. The accompanying video shows attendees […]

The Gilded Cage: Technology, Development, and State Capitalism in China

The Gilded Cage: Technology, Development, and State Capitalism in China

In The Gilded Cage: Technology, Development, and State Capitalism in China, Ya-Wen Lei Explores how China has reshaped its economy and society in recent decades, from the era of Chen Yun to the leadership of Xi Jinping. Lei’s nuanced analysis shows how China’s mix of marketization and authoritarianism has given rise to a unique techno-developmental […]