2015 has been an eventful year for China. The economy cooled. The stock market took a hit. But what’s in store for China in 2016? In this podcast, Nick Leung talks with Gordon Orr about his annual predictions for China in the new year. They’re joined by Joe Ngai and David Cogman.
China’s President Xi Jinping is in the US this week on his first state visit. One topic he’ll be discussing in his speeches and in private conversations with US leaders is the state of the Chinese economy. In this special edition of McKinsey on China, Nick Leung, Gordon Orr and Yougang Chen offer their take on the challenges that China faces today.
China has invested billions of dollars in building up a domestic semiconductor industry. Last year, it announced a new policy to promote the development of the sector, but to date, China has yet to create a company that can compete on a global level.
Last year, we invited Jonathan Woetzel and Jeff Towson on the show to discuss their book, One Hour China. The book was intended to be a short, "speed read" to help executives quickly understand the key trends shaping business in China. In this episode, they return to talk with Nick Leung about the sequel to that, the One Hour China Consumer book, which takes a deep dive into several of the most important consumer trends shaping Chinese business today.