After predicting for years that the Chinese economy would soon be on the verge of a financial blowout and a plunge in growth, honest Western economists, even of the rabid monetarist stripe, have to admit that the Chinese model of economic development does seem to work. Take the case of Michael Schuman, who penned an article in Bloomberg Business Week, of Jan. 29, under the title “What if China Is Exempt from the Laws of Economics?” . And an eloquent subtitle: “Beijing’s policymakers seem to be doing a lot of things right — and that may upend much of basic economic thinking, especially our faith in the power of free markets.”
The founder and chairwoman of the Schiller Institute, Helga Zepp-LaRouche, participated in the “thematic sessions on think tank exchanges” on May 14 and 15, on the sidelines of the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing. On the first day, she was a discussant at the session on the “Belt and Road for Facilitating Strong, Balanced, Inclusive and Sustainable Global Economy”, and on the second day, she was a leading speaker at the 5th Global Think Tank Summit, “Gathering Wisdoms for Promoting Global Growth”.
On April 9, Lyndon LaRouche warned that there is a British-run coup d’état in process against the Trump Administration, which threatens to escalate the stupid and dangerous April 7 air strike against a Syrian air base into a full-fledged thermonuclear confrontation with Russia and China.
The Russian news agency Sputnik spoke with the chairwoman of the Schiller Institute Helga Zepp-LaRouche on April 5, concerning the two-day summit which was to begin the next day between Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump.