globalization

Getting the Deal Done
LI, J. T. | LI, Peixin | WANG, Baolian

Recently, the amount of outward foreign direct investment from emerging economies has been growing at a rapid pace, with numerous state-owned enterprises (SOEs) being part of the process. State ownership affects not only the resou ...

China’s Belt and Road Initiative Confronts Deglobalization

Evidence-based studies reveal why China and most Belt and Road countries remain committed to pursuing greater economic integration even with the forces of deglobalization in the form of the US-China trade war and ongoing geopoliti ...

Winning Hearts and Minds: China’s Belt and Road Initiative

To drive globalization, the Belt and Road Initiative must establish a narrative that inspires stakeholders in China and beyond. By Chair Professor Jiatao LI, Lee Quo Wei Professor of Business, Department of Management at HKUST Bu ...

Cooperation, Competition or Confrontation? An Era of Strategic Choice
QI, Ye

China and the US should explore every avenue to avoid a conflict which will lead to human tragedy. By Professor QI Ye, Director of the Institute for Public Policy at HKUST Cooperation in technological innovation is desperately ...

Why Does China Want to Internationalize the RMB?

China will benefit from internationalizing the RMB, including as a force to drive domestic financial sector reform, but the process could take some time. By Professor Edwin L. C. LAI, Department of Economics and Director of Cente ...

Trading Paces

How is trade evolving: from tight coupling to loose coupling. By Adjunct Professor Alicia GARCIA-HERRERO, Adjunct Professor, Department of Economics at HKUST Business School, and Senior Research Fellow at Brussels-based think tan ...

Innovation and Development via Overseas Exports
XIE, Zhenzhen | LI, J. T.

Exporting plays a significant role in the development of a firm, as can provide an opportunity to access knowledge from other sources, which can facilitate organizational learning. As such, governments in emerging markets (EMs) en ...