Renowned economist Wu Xiaobo recaps important economic developments for the Chinese economy in 2018 and forecasts what might be in store in 2019. His speech covers marketing trends, manufacturing, new tech, finance and global politics. Wu doesn’t go into detail for many of his interesting predictions, so readers who are unfamiliar with these issues may need to brush up with additional background material.
In this summary, you will learn
- Why manufacturers need to adjust to their consumer base and adapt to tech disruptions,
- How changing consumer trends will lead to different business model innovations, and
- How new technology may transform the micro-financing sphere in China and beyond.
About the Author
Wu Xiaobo is a financial writer and a publisher. He is best-known for his 2012 book, Storming 30 Years: 1978—2008 Chinese Enterprises.