Category Archives: middle class

Explaining the Chinese dream – Helen Wang

Helen Wang via Flickr Celebrity author Helen Wang of The Chinese Dream: The Rise of the World’s Largest Middle Class and What It Means to You tells Forbes’ Beijing chief Edy…

Young Chinese less romantic about the US – Helen Wang

Helen Wang via Flickr Helen Wang answers questions from ATimes, on the day of the official launch of her book The Chinese Dream: The Rise of the World’s Largest Middle Class…

China’s nationalism – Helen H. Wang

Helen Wang by Fantake via Flickr How nationalistic are the Chinese, Helen Wang wonders in Forbes. Americans often see China as the next big enemy, but are still treated and…

Forbes Beijing Bureau Chief joins book launch – Helen Wang

Helen Wang by Fantake via Flickr The formal book launch of The Chinese Dream: The Rise of the World’s Largest Middle Class and What It Means to You by Helen…

Defining China’s middle class – Helen Wang

Helen Wang by Fantake via Flickr In her newly released book The Chinese Dream: The Rise of the World’s Largest Middle Class and What It Means to You, Helen Wang…

The Chinese dream – review

Helen Wang via Flickr One of the more amazing shifts China has undergone in the past decades is its ability to create wealth for its citizens, and lift hundreds of millions…

The Chinese Dream – Helen Wang

Helen Wang  by Fantake The long-awaited book by Helen H. Wang The Chinese Dream: The Rise of the World’s Largest Middle Class and What It Means to You is now…

Helen Wang joins China Speakers Bureau

Helen Wang by Fantake via Flickr Author and consultant Helen Wang has joined the China Speakers Bureau. Born in Hangzhou and since twenty years living in the US, she has…

Chinese want to be rich, not middle class – Shaun Rein

Shaun Rein by Fantake via Flickr Many observers wrongly assume Chinese want to be middle class, like the Americans once were. They are wrong, explains Shaun Rein in the Wall…

Zhang Juwei

Zhang Juwei is the Deputy Director General of the Institute of Population and Labor Economics at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. He is a leading expert at one of China’s most prominent think tanks on China’s economic development and its implications on labor. He travels from Beijing.