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Date and Location

May 12, 2022
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM ET


China's Real Estate Sector: Bubble, Bail-Out or Further Growth? Photo

​Chinese businesses employing tens of millions of people rely on property development— from steel to construction to banking. China’s property sector faced a crisis this past year, with talk of the bankruptcy of Evergrande and threats of a debt crisis and sharp slowdown in China’s overall economy. As China faces renewed covid lockdowns alongside official calls to keep GDP growth at 5.5% for 2022, how are changes in real estate markets affecting the growth and vitality of other businesses and sectors across China’s economy?

Speakers and Presenters


CHEN Long, Co-Founder and Partner at PlenumYANG Yuanchen, Economist at the International Monetary Fund
Moderators:Jinlin Li and Richard Yarrow, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at Harvard Kennedy School


Additional Organizers

​Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies