Start date: 23/04/2020 16:00

End date: 23/04/2020 17:00

Venue: Webinar

Costs: Free

Open for: Premium members only


China After Coronavirus: The Political and Economic Outlook for 2H – Premium Webinar Briefing with Jude Blanchette, Freeman Chair in China Studies at CSIS

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April 23
 We are delighted to welcome guest speaker Jude Blanchette, Freeman Chair in China Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), as guest speaker for a Premium webinar briefing on 23 April 2020.

The briefing will be looking beyond the Coronavirus to China’s political and economic outlook for the second half of 2020.


Jude Blanchette

Jude Blanchette holds the Freeman Chair in China Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). Previously, he was engagement director at The Conference Board’s China Center for Economics and Business in Beijing, where he researched China’s political environment with a focus on the workings of the Communist Party of China and its impact on foreign companies and investors. Prior to working at The Conference Board, Blanchette was the assistant director of the 21st Century China Center at the University of California, San Diego.

Blanchette has written for a range of publications, including Foreign Affairs and Foreign Policy, and his Chinese translations have appeared in the Wall Street Journal and the Financial Times. His book, China’s New Red Guards: The Return of Radicalism and the Rebirth of Mao Zedong, was published by Oxford University Press in 2019. 

Blanchette is a public intellectual fellow at the National Committee on United States-China Relations and serves on the board of the American Mandarin Society. He is also a senior advisor at Crumpton Group, a geopolitical risk advisory based in Arlington, Virginia. He holds an M.A. in modern Chinese studies from the University of Oxford and a B.A. in economics from Loyola University in Maryland.


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