The Heat: President Xi’s New Year Address

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Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered his annual New Year message on Sunday in Beijing. He looked back at the progress China made over the last year and urged further efforts to advance Chinese modernization in 2024.

To discuss what’s ahead for China, our guests: 

  • Victor Gao is Chair Professor at Soochow University. 
  • Einar Tangen is a Senior Fellow with the Taihe Institute and the founder and chair of Asia Narratives. 
  • Jorge Heine is a former Chilean ambassador to China. 
  • Yan Liang is Chair Professor in Economics at Willamette University.