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Rising China:Challenge to World Economic Order?

Original Broadcast Date:
October 24, 2015(UTC)

For 70 years since the end of the Second World War, the economic order in Asia has centred around the US-Japan bilateral partnership. But recent years have seen major changes due to China’s emergence as a global power. What kind of economic landscape does China seek to establish in Asia? And what role should the US and Japan play in the formulation of a new economic order? Leading experts from Japan and the US discuss these issues.


Masahiro Kawai

Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, The University of Tokyo

Kenneth Lieberthal

Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Brookings Institution

Saori Katada

Associate Professor, School of International Relations, University of Southern California
/ Asian Studies Fellow, East-West Center

David Dollar

Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Brookings Institution

Eswar Prasad

Professor, Cornell University
/ Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development, Brookings Institution


Mireya Solís

Senior Fellow and Philip Knight Chair in Japan Studies, Center for East Asia Policy Studies, Brookings Institution