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Xi Jinping’s China – what does the future hold?
November 27, 2017 - 13:00-15:00
China’s president has now started his second term at power. What is the future outlook for the country’s economy? And how does Japan perceive its neighbour?
In this seminar, Toshiya Tsugami will present political observations of Xi Jinping’s second term and an analysis of the Chinese economy and its prospects. The hopes and concerns over China’s external policy from the perspective of its neighbor, Japan, will also be covered.
Toshiya Tsugami is President of Tsugami Workshop Ltd., an independent China business consulting firm. Mr. Tsugami has written six books to date, with his first, “China’s Rise”, winning the Suntory Prize for Social Sciences and Humanities in 2003.
The discussant for Mr. Tsugami’s talk is Research Fellow at NUPI Bjørnar Sverdrup-Thygeson. He has done research on a broad spectrum of topics related to Chinese foreign policy, and the rise of new powers in the international system.
Chair is Research Fellow Wrenn Yennie Lindgren, who specializes in Japanese foreign and security policy.