Hearing on China’s Shifting Economic Realities and Implications for the United States

Hearing Transcript: 

Wednesday, February 24, 2016


Room 337, Hall of the States, 444 North Capitol Street NW

Washington, D.C. 20001

Hearing Co-Chairs: Commissioner Robin Cleveland and Michael Wessel


9:00 am - 9:15 am    Co-Chairs’ remarks: Commissioners Robin Cleveland and Michael Wessel


9:15 am – 10:15 am    Panel I: Recent Trends in China’s Economy

10:15 am – 10:25 am  Break


10:25 am – 11:55 am Panel II:  China’s State Capitalism in the Global Context

  • Mr. Paul Hubbard, Sir Roland Wilson PhD Scholar at the Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia (Testimony)
  • Dr. Wentong Zheng, associate professor of law, University of Florida Levin School, Gainesville, FL (Testimony)
  • Dr. Roselyn Hsueh, assistant professor of political science and Asian studies, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA (Testimony)

11:55 am – 1:00 pm   Lunch Break


1:00 pm – 2:30 pm     Panel III:  Overcapacity and Global Markets

2:30 pm – 2:40 pm      Break


2:40 pm – 4:10 pm     Panel IV:  Evaluation of China’s Nonmarket Economy Status