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Feb 25, 2021

Managing The Dragon’s 2021 Predictions

As China returns to work after the Spring Festival, it’s time for the Managing The Dragon blog to finalize its predictions for the Year of the Ox. While economic data Read More

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Feb 18, 2021

2020 Predictions: How Did We Do?

In 2008, I began making five New Year Predictions for China on my blogsite, Managing the Dragon, and every year since, we have taken the time to look back and Read More

- Automotive / - General / BLOG /
Jan 14, 2021

Automakers Seek To Integrate— And Localize—Battery Production

It was only a matter of time, but the transformation of the $3.0 trillion global auto industry is now underway, and automakers are spending billions to catch up and develop Read More

- Automotive / - Economy / - General / BLOG /
Aug 13, 2020

China Vehicle Sales Begin To Recover

As big ticket items, purchases of passenger cars, trucks and buses are dependent on a high level of consumer confidence and the strength of the country’s overall economy. On both Read More

- Business / - General / BLOG /
Jul 13, 2020

The Ongoing Battle With Huawei

Last month, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) officially designated China’s Huawei as a national security threat. As evidenced by the author’s interview on The Point, a popular current affairs Read More

- Business / - Economy / - General / BLOG /
May 27, 2020

Doing Business In China: Post Coronavirus

Following China’s accession to the World Trade Organization (“WTO”) as a “developing country” in 2001, the United States and the rest of the world looked the other way as China’s Read More

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Mar 2, 2020

China’s Phase One Trade Agreement With The United States

The coronavirus increases the probability that Phase Two of the Trade Agreement will be completed. Quite simply, removing tariffs will provide substantial stimulus to the Chinese and the U.S. economies, Read More

- Automotive / - General / - Tech / PODCASTS /
Sep 19, 2019

JFP Holdings: A Lightning Rod For New Ideas and Technologies

Due to its long history in China, JFP Holdings acts as a lightning rod for new ideas and technologies from China and around the world. In this podcast, Jack discusses Read More

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Sep 12, 2019

Introduction to our Podcast, Managing The Dragon: Demystifying China

In this podcast, Jack talks about his book Managing The Dragon, describes ASIMCO Technologies, the Beijing-based automotive components company that he founded in 1994, and discusses why he decided to Read More

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Jun 24, 2019

Negotiating In China: Jack’s 10 Rules For Success

Based on 25 years of experience negotiating deals in China, Jack describes his “10 Rules For Success” in this podcast, referencing relevant aspects of the current trade negotiations between China Read More

- Automotive / - Economy / - General / BLOG /
Jun 2, 2019

Encouraging Signs in China’s Sluggish Auto Industry

China’s vehicle sales declined for the 10th month in a row in March and fell by double digits during the first three months of the year. Despite this gloomy performance, Read More

- General / PODCASTS /
Mar 1, 2019

Five Predictions for 2019, the Year of the Pig.

In this podcast, Jack gives his five predictions for 2019, the Year of the Pig, and reviews the accuracy of his predictions for 2018 with Doug Perkowski. *** Excerpt: “Well Read More

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Feb 4, 2019

Managing the Dragon’s 2019 Predictions

  “If you are going to be a bear, be a grizzly,” my father used to tell me. That’s the way I feel about going into 2019 with my five Read More

- Economy / - General / PODCASTS /
Jan 13, 2019

China’s Two Markets

In this podcast, Jack and Doug Perkowski discuss how China’s lower cost perspective, in combination with the way in which the country has developed economically over the past 40 years, Read More

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Jan 8, 2019

2018 Predictions: How Did We Do?

2018 Predictions: How Did We Do? by Jack Perkowski In each of the past ten years, I have made five China predictions for the year ahead on my blog, Managing Read More

- Automotive / - General / BLOG /
Jan 8, 2019

The Trade War Truce — Who Benefits?

The Trade War Truce — Who Benefits? by Jack Perkowski The answer might surprise you. Two of Germany’s largest car makers stand to be immediate beneficiaries of a reduction in Read More

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Nov 3, 2018

US-China Trade War: Update

Since our first podcast on the subject, the trade dispute between the United States and China has now blossomed into a full-blown Trade War. The Trump Administration has now imposed Read More

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Nov 3, 2018

US-China Trade War: Background

In this podcast, Jack discusses the big story in China this year—the country’s trade war with the United States. Jack explains why the world’s two largest economies are now at Read More

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Nov 3, 2018

China’s Different Cost Perspective

One of the most important lessons that Jack has learned in over 25 years in China is that the Chinese have a fundamentally different—and lower—cost perspective than someone from a Read More