John RossFormer Director of Economic and Business Policy of London.
Expertise : Chinese economy; Global economy
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Former Director of Economic and Business Policy of London.
China and the EU can jointly safeguard the WTO
The World Trade Organization (WTO) is by far the most important organization regulating world trade. In light of recent unfortunate unilateral impositions of tariffs outside the framework of the WTO by the US administration against a large number of countries, including the EU, China, India, Mexico, Canada and others, it is therefore important to reemphasize the role of this organization－which is crucially important for the economic development of numerous countries. ...2018-07-06
Data shows China`s strong support for the WTO
Maintaining the framework of the World Trade Organization (WTO) is a key issue for the prosperity of every country – including China. In developing countries well over a billion people have been lifted out of poverty by economic growth underpinned by globalization, while international trade strongly supports the living standard of advanced countries....2018-07-03
John Ross interviewed by `Loud and Clear` on China-North Korea relations
John Ross was interviewed by `Loud and Clear` on China-North Korea relations and possibilities of economic reform in North Korea....2018-07-01
The SCO is a bastion of global stability
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) holds its summit in Qingdao from June 9-10. Merely to list the SCO members makes the significance of the summit obvious. The SCO includes as full members China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan. Its official observer states are Afghanistan, Belarus, Iran and Mongolia, while its dialogue partners are Armenia, Azerbaijan, Cambodia, Nepal and Sri Lanka....2018-06-11
Liu He’s Washington visit leads to `win-win’ outcome
The negotiations in Washington between the special envoy of President Xi Jinping and China`s vice premier Liu He, and a US economic team including treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin, showed the extremely responsible attitude of China towards trade talks with the US. China sought to ensure the development of the prosperity of its people while securing, not merely in words but in reality, a `win-win’ outcome for both itself and the US - while strengthening the global framework for world trade....2018-05-22
US data shows no underlying economic acceleration under Trump
Given President Trump`s tax cuts, and his claim that he will strongly accelerate the U.S. long term annual average growth rate to 4 percent, or even higher, considerable attention is necessarily focusing on the latest U.S. GDP figures. Almost simultaneously the IMF published its new five-year prediction for U.S. economic growth. Taking these together therefore provides a significant opportunity to assess whether President Trump`s policies have succeeded in changing the growth path of the U.S. ec...2018-05-14
China’s record in poverty reduction unparalleled in human history
Since China started the reform and opening-up drive nearly 4 decades ago, over 700 million Chinese have shaken off poverty, accounting for over 70 percent of global poverty reduction in the period....2018-04-28
Increase in key imports urged
Experts said on Wednesday that China should import more consumer goods, high-tech goods and minerals, based on the call from the central government earlier this year to expand China`s imports. ...2018-04-20
"2016: G20 and China"
This book from the "history" of the G20's past and present, a comprehensive discussion of the G20's origin and role, agenda,