Book The Emperor's New Road : China and the Project of the Century / Jonathan E Hillman.
Publication year: 2020
Publisher: Yale University Press
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 0300244584 9780300244588 :
A prominent authority on China's Belt and Road Initiative reveals the global risks lurking within Beijing's project of the century A prominent authority on China's Belt and Road Initiative reveals the global risks lurking within Beijing's project of the century"A reality check on Beijing's global infrastructure project."-Peter Neville-Hadley, South China Morning Post"For all the hype and hand-wringing over how the [Belt and Road] could usher in the Chinese century, Hillman's engaging mix of high-level analysis and fieldwork in more than a dozen countries paints a much more nuanced picture."-Keith Johnson, Foreign Policy China's Belt and Road Initiative is the world's most ambitious and misunderstood geoeconomic vision. To carry out President Xi Jinping's flagship foreign-policy effort, China promises to spend over one trillion dollars for new ports, railways, fiber-optic cables, power plants, and other connections. The plan touches more than one hundred and thirty countries and has
304 pages : 9 b-w illus. ; 24 cm