The global economic growth in 2022 is slowing as a result of the combination of different contributing factors, such as the ongoing pandemic, Russia-Ukraine conflict, as well as the rising inflation. In terms of China, after registering a better-than-expected GDP growth of 4.8 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2022, China's economy is now facing more headwinds as resurgences of more contagious variants of COVID-19 has hurt domestic demand, supply chain resilience, and consumer confidence.
In the collaborative effort made by The European House – Ambrosetti and China Development Institute, scholars and entrepreneurs from Europe and China are brought together to provide insights on status and outlook of China’s economy and the prospect for international enterprises operating in China.
Date: September 2, 2022
Host: The European House – Ambrosetti and China Development Institute
Mattia MARINO (China CEO, The European House – Ambrosetti)
The status of health of China’s economy
- FAN Gang (President of China Development Institute, Director of National Economic Research Institute)
- TANG Min (Member of the Chinese Economists 50 Forum, Vice Chairman of YouChange China Social Entrepreneur Foundation)
- Michael PETTIS (Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Professor at Peking University's Guanghua School of Management)
- YANG Hangjun (Associate Dean, School of International Trade and Economics, University of International Business and Economics)
Prospect for international enterprises operating in China
- Joerg WUTTKE (President, European Union Chamber of Commerce in China)
- SONG Rong (Executive Director and President of Sinotrans Limited)
- GONG Jiong (VP of Research and Strategy, University of International Business and Economics - Israel, and China Forum expert)