The 10th Annual Conference on U.S.-China Economic Relations And China’s Economic Development

Sponsored by the Institute for International Economic Policy

Co-sponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies,
GW-Center for International Business Education and Research and the GW Confucius Institute

On Friday, October 6, 2017 the Institute for International Economic Policy (IIEP) hosted it's 10th annual Conference on China's Economic Development and U.S.-China Economic & Political Relations. The US - China relationship is now second to none in importance for international economic relations and policy and accordingly is a major focus of the IIEP.  The centerpiece of this initiative is their annual conference, which has become one of the premier events of its type. The GW Confucius Institute is happy to co-sponsor such an initiative by the Institute for International Economic Policy.

This year, key topics discussed will include China’s financial market, the state of China’s macro-economy, the China-Africa relationship, and China’s outward investments and their impacts.
The conference features leading scholars from the U.S., China, and other countries, who present research on a wide range of issues. Conference sessions have addressed a wide range of topics such as the prospects for China’s continued growth; financial liberalization; trade imbalances and practices; retirement patterns and pension reform; industrial clusters; gender imbalances; the rural-urban development balance and patterns of poverty reduction; labor migration; and China’s role in international development financing. The conference has become a leading forum for experts in the research and policy community to improve understanding of issues critical to China, the U.S., and the global economy.

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