World wary

While Chinese remain more optimistic than most people around the world, opinions have soured toward other countries, says Bruce Stokes of Pew

Innovation now

Chinese companies are starting to crack the innovation code, write Huw Andrews and Stephen Kemper of PwC

The made-in-China fallacy

Contrary to popular belief, Chinese imports support US jobs, writes Terry Miller of the Heritage Foundation

This land is my land

Economist Yang Junfeng on land reform unlocking China’s economic potential

Q&A with Susan Shirk

The foreign policy expert discusses the rise of Chinese nationalism

Letter from Doha

Carnegie Endowment’s Kevin Jianjun Tu on stepping up China’s climate goals

Delay, distract and dominate

China is winning through intimidation, writes James McGregor

The meatball effect

Paul French takes on KFC meatballs, fine Chinese wine and Dr Dre

A view to the top

Much of what passes for analysis on China’s leadership transition is merely speculation, says Minxin Pei

Breaking out

Can institutions breathe new life into an outbound investment program scorned by individuals?

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Money and drugs

L.E.K. Consulting on where the pharmaceutical industry should put its money

March of the penguin

Gabrielle Coyne of Penguin discusses China’s literary appetite

Putting down roots

Chinese students abroad weigh returning to the motherland

Diplomacy in action

Kenneth Lieberthal of the Brookings Institution on why the US should root for Chinese success

Brew master

International stars shared Stella Artois in Hainan. Alexander Lambrecht, director of global brands for AB InBev APAC, discusses the beer's success

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Hot seat

Bill Dodson on whether climate change will bring on China’s “Sputnik moment”