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Stephen Roach: 'We Do Not Save as a Nation'

Stephen Roach argues that America needs "a Third Plenum moment" and is less likely to rebalance its economy than China is. more

Stephen Roach: The 'Unbalanced' US-China Relationship

Stephen Roach exposes the pitfalls of the current China-U.S. economic relationship. more
Cui Tiankai, China's Ambassador to the U.S., responds to a question during a panel discussion at Asia Society in New York on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

Watch: Experts on Why the US Needs to Reframe its 'Pivot' to Asia

Whether true or not, a U.S. rebalance toward the Asian region “was perceived first as a military type engagement to contain certain other countries in Asia that were growing,” said experts at Asia Society in New York on Tuesday. more
John D. Rockefeller Sr. and John D. Rockefeller Jr. (1925). (Courtesy Rockefeller Archive Center)

American Philanthropy in China: Retrospective and Prospective

This special event marks the centennial of China Medical Board and will provide an opportunity to reflect on a century of Rockefeller and American philanthropy in China, while also pointing to the future. more

'Squaring the Circle' and Shanghai Taxis

Financial Times writers Geoff Dyer and Richard McGregor share their impressions of China's economic rise over the past generation. more

China's Rise, as Seen by the Financial Times (Complete)

Several generations of Financial Times correspondents share their experiences of reporting on the evolution of China’s economy. more
Evan Osnos, author of "Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China" (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2014). (Author photo: Peter Marovich)

ChinaFile Presents: Evan Osnos

Join New Yorker correspondent Evan Osnos for a discussion of his new book, "Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China." more

'Who Are You, When You're a Chinese American?'

Novelist Amy Tan and Orville Schell unravel some of the complex issues surrounding Chinese American identity. more

Reconstructing Memory: Amy Tan and Family History (Complete)

Amy Tan discusses her latest book, "The Valley of Amazement," in which she draws inspiration from her family's history, especially from early 1900's-era Shanghai. more

'I Shudder a Little Bit as to What China Thinks It's Doing'

Jim Sciutto, Alan D. Romberg, and Daniel Blumentahal discuss the role of China's People's Liberation Army and their maritime activities with regards to the contested Senkaku/Diaoyu islands. more