May 30, 2019 The State of China’s Economy
What is the state of China’s economy and where is it trending?
Thursday, May 30, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Heritage Foundation
Many in Washington continue to be fixated on the immediate ebbs and flows of the U.S.-China trade, investment, and technology dispute. What is the state of China’s economy and where is it trending? Rising labor costs and reduced consumption have put downward pressure on corporate profits. However, efforts by the People’s Bank of China may have staved off current risks of a bearish market in exchange for future defaults as debt in China continues to rise. How are businesses fairing in the ever-changing domestic and international operating environment? Is China’s economy a risky investment these days? And will a U.S.-China agreement make things better or worse?
Join us we explore these questions and more with experts from across Washington.
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