Zhigang Tao

Zhigang Tao is HSBC Professor in Global Economy and Business Strategy and director of the Institute for China and Global Development, The University of Hong Kong. His research focuses on the growth dynamics of the Chinese economy, multinational strategy in China, and the integration of China with the global economy.
Zhigang Tao
Zhigang Tao is HSBC Professor in Global Economy and Business Strategy and director of the Institute for China and Global Development, The University of Hong Kong. His research focuses on the growth dynamics of the Chinese economy, multinational strategy in China, and the integration of China with the global economy.

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What McDonald’s can teach Donald Trump about the value of China’s state-owned enterprises

Just as McDonald’s retains some company-owned stores for brand-building, the Chinese government maintains state-owned enterprises to ensure social stability.

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

Just as McDonald’s retains some company-owned stores for brand-building, the Chinese government maintains state-owned enterprises to ensure social stability.

What McDonald’s can teach Donald Trump about the value of China’s state-owned enterprises
Opinion | Why Donald Trump’s trade war is aimed at foreign direct investment in China

Trump is hurting American firms that have outsourced to China in the hope of bringing manufacturing back to the US. China has to give American firms reasons to stay.

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

Trump is hurting American firms that have outsourced to China in the hope of bringing manufacturing back to the US. China has to give American firms reasons to stay.

Why Donald Trump’s trade war is aimed at foreign direct investment in China
Beijing’s mineral export taxes show its duty to the environment