With the end of the one country two system model for reunification, China has two choices: invasion or coercion Read more →
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George Magnus is an independent economist and commentator, an Associate at the China Centre, Oxford University, and an adviser to some asset management companies.
He is a regular contributor to the Financial Times, Prospect Magazine and other written media, and appears regularly on BBC TV and radio, Bloomberg TV and other outlets.
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George Magnus's Viewpoints Blog
- It’s ok to call the Chinese Communist Party to account
- Protecting lives and protecting the economy is not a choice
- Covid-19 as metaphor for China’s economic development conundrum
- Trade dogs of war collared for now, but still growling
- As the 2020s dawn, China’s search for financial stability isn’t getting easier
- Would China dare to invade Taiwan?
- End the furlough scheme but shift the focus to individuals, and new jobs
Why supporting individuals in the labour market is far better now than paying companies to keep jobs that may not return Read more →
- Will digital diplomacy cement the Belt and Road Initiative’s “common destiny”?
As formally measured BRI activity slows down a lot, China has pivoted towards a Digital Silk Road (and Health Silk Road). Irs foreign policy under another name. Will it work? Read more →
- Xi’s Dual Circulation Strategy: Can it succeed?
It sounds like a medical condition but 'dual circulation strategy' is China's decoupling strategy..... Read more →
- Raising taxes could tip us back into recession
Deficit cutting levels of tax rises would be untimely for the economy and dangerous for our democracy Read more →
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