China’s medium term outlook: Will innovation save China from becoming old before it becomes rich? – With Bruegel

1st of December 2021, 14:00-15:00 CET

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels // Live-streamed


What can China do to stop the deceleration of its economy. Is innovation the solution?

China’s economy has been decelerating steadily since 2010 but at an accelerated rate since the US-China trade war and, even more so, since the pandemic. While most forces are pushing growth down, innovation stands out as a potential cushion for such structural deceleration. How much can China do to smoothen that path and what does it mean for China’s quest to avoid the middle income trap?


Join our collaborative event with Bruegel where we will be discussing the future of China. Participation is free, and signup is done directly on Bruegel’s website.




2:00 pm