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

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