A podcast that covers the latest news, research and analysis of China's growing presence in the developing world.
41: Margaret Myers on China's “Multi-tiered” Approach in the Latin America and the Caribbean Region
On this episode, Juliet and Erik talk with Margaret Myers about the growing importance of Sub-national actors in China's geo-economic engagement in Latin America and the Caribbean. Read the entire report "Going Local: An Assessment of China's...
40: Easy Money is Rarely Easy: Jessica Liao on Infrastructure Financing and Export Credit Agencies
China is not the only player in the infrastructure investment game. So how does China's rising engagement under the Belt and Road intersect with investments of other countries? Jessica Liao shares multiple examples in which China's engagement in...
39: Harnessing Chinese Telecommunications Investments to Ethiopia's Benefit with Ding Fei
Countries along the Belt and Road face major strategic technical and political questions when considering Chinese assistance in the telecommunications field. In this episode, Dr. DingFei discusses two articles on Chinese telecoms investments in...
38: Who decides and how along the Belt and Road? with Thomas Hale & Johannes Urpelainen
Who makes decisions about project approval, design, and the pursuit of sustainability - in China, in recipient countries, and beyond? A recent report entitled, 'Belt and Road Decision-making in China and Recipient Countries: How and To What Extent Does...
37: Lucille Greer on China's Various Engagements in the Middle East
The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region is vitally important to China, particularly as a source of oil but also increasingly as a staging ground for China's forays into global politics. Lucille Greer (@Lucille_Greer_), an expert on China-MENA...
36: China's Global Power Database: China's global power plant investments data at your fingertips!
China is a leader in global power generation - both through fossil fuel and clean energy technologies. Chinese capital has been involved in establishing at least 777 power plants across the world, providing 186.5 GW of power generation capacity. To...
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Really great guests and research all packaged in an accessible way. Very nuanced discussions that add high value to the work on BRI!
In the short time since its debut, this podcast has already proven to be the most in-depth, informative, and insightful podcast on the belt & road initiative out there today. I hope Erik Myxter-Iino—a rising star in his field—continues to build this podcast into something special.