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China Superpower

China Is Not More Economically Powerful Than the U.S., and It Is Far From Certain If and When It Will Be

Joseph Nye | Posted 06.23.2015 | World
Joseph Nye

While China has highly developed systems of filters, censorship and punishment of dissenting views, more Chinese have access to more information than in earlier eras. Whether China can develop a formula that can manage an expanding urban middle class, regional inequality and resentment among ethnic minorities remains to be seen.

Answering Four Key Questions About China's Rise

Fu Ying | Posted 12.17.2014 | World
Fu Ying

China may join in discussions about hotspot issues with the aim of seeking a peaceful solution, but it will not turn into a party involved in the conflict or take steps that make the problem worse.

The View From Beijing: The Elusive 'China Threat'

Jonathan Adelman | Posted 09.18.2013 | College
Jonathan Adelman

Teaching this summer in Beijing, I find the shrill tones of Western war hawks proclaiming an impending "China threat" to be surreal at best and absurd...

Growing In Power, But Not Popularity

Reuters | Posted 09.17.2013 | World

By Adam Jourdan LONDON, July 18 (Reuters) - China will eventually overtake the United States as the global superpower but its rise is ...

Confessions of a Chinese Nationalist

Zilong Wang | Posted 12.26.2012 | College
Zilong Wang

Arriving in the U.S. for the first time three years ago, peers in America interacted with me based on their impression of China. That impression is usually negative and full of misunderstandings. So I promptly became a Chinese nationalist.

China's Growing Economic Strength in the 21st Century

Nake M. Kamrany | Posted 01.17.2012 | World
Nake M. Kamrany

China's 12th five-year plan (2012-2017) has a targeted annual GDP growth rate of 7% and the development of renewable energy with an investment of $640...

The Great Firewall of China

Jeremy Haft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeremy Haft

It's easy to wish away China's intense feelings of nationalism by saying the Chinese are in an information bubble. They're not -- something else is at work here.