Written by Joan Johnson-Freese. An American analyst first translated the Chinese word shashoujian as meaning “Assassin’s Mace” in 1999, though linguists ascribe it multiple, often innocuous,…

Written by Steve Hess. Beginning with the release of David Shambaugh’s March 2015 op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, which discussed the “coming Chinese crack-up,”…

Made in China 2025

October 26, 2016 0

Written by Boy Lüthje. China has become an important testing ground for an emerging paradigm of capitalist production that has been promoted under catchwords like…

Written by Christopher Connery. Let’s define the “left” broadly as standing against market fundamentalism, against the dominance of finance capital, and as advocating economic and…

Written by Mark Selden and Jenny Chan. By some measures China surpassed the United States in 2014 to become the world’s largest economy. It did so…