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2019 7th Issue: Enhancing Shanghai’s Position as an International Financial Center - 2019-02-21
[Abstract]Making Shanghai an international financial center is a major long-term strategic deployment of China, but the progress is slower than expected. In order to make Shanghai an important international financial center in Asia by 2035 like New York and London, we should gather national strength and accelerate the process.
2019 6th Issue: The 2019 State of the Union Address Reflects Trump’s Main Campaign Ideas - 2019-02-20
[Abstract]Compared with previous years, President Trump’s State of the Union address in 2019 has attracted more attention for two reasons. On the one hand, the two major parties’ disagreement on such issues as immigration and building a wall between the US and Mexico led the longest government shutdown in US history. As a result, the Speaker of the House of Representatives Pelosi postponed the State of the Union address. On the other hand, the 2020 US presidential election has already begun and many Democrats expressed their willingness to stand for election. The State of the Union address has also been interpreted as Trump’s “first shot” for re-election.
2019 5th Issue: Policy Suggestions for Improving Rural Economic Incentive Mechanism - 2019-02-19
[Abstract]Since the reform and opening up, China’s rural economy has developed rapidly due to the continuous improvement of the incentive mechanism. As China’s economic development enters into a new normal, improving the modernization of agricultural development and modernization, new industrialization, urbanization, and informationization have become the goal of rural economic development in the future. Further improving the incentive mechanism for rural economic development and releasing new kinetic energy for rural economic development have become the key to achieve the goals described above.
2019 4th Issue: Suggestions on Strengthening State-owned Capital - 2019-02-18
[Abstract]The report of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China proposed to strengthen and improve state-owned capital. This is a major innovation on the reform theory of state-owned assets and enterprises in the new era with Xi Jinping as the core of the Party Central Committee. It is an important part of Xi Jinping’s socialist economic thought with Chinese characteristics in the new era. Understanding, interpreting and implementing this major theoretical innovation is an important task for the current and future promotion of state-owned assets and enterprises. The research team of China Center for International Economic Exchanges has put forward the following suggestions.
2019 3rd Issue: Stabilizing Employment is a Prioritized Target for Strengthening Counter-cyclical Adjustment - 2019-01-30
[Abstract]Employment is the greatest livelihood of the people and the most basic support for economic development. In recent years, China’s economy has slowed down but the overall employment has been stable. There has been no large-scale layoff and the job market is booming. It seems that the employment market has not been negatively affected by the Sino-US trade friction. The Central Economic Work Meeting set maintaining stable employment as a very important task, with the intention to intensify the current counter-cyclical adjustment, smooth the national economic cycle, alleviate economic downward pressure, and achieve higher quality employment.