Scott Kennedy's Publications

CSIS Publications (CSIS 刊物)

COMMENTARY
Building a Better Deal with China
January 28, 2019 | By Daniel H. Rosen, Scott Kennedy
 
COMMENTARY
In the U.S.-China Dinner Episode, Trump Wins by a Hair
December 3, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy
 
REPORT
China’s Risky Drive into New-Energy Vehicles
November 19, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy
 
COMMENTARY
China’s Expensive Gamble on New-Energy Vehicles
November 6, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy, Mingda Qiu

NEWSLETTER
The Freeman Chair China Report, August 2018
August 18, 2018 | By Christopher K. Johnson, Scott Kennedy
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
Investment Restrictions on China: The Decision that Wasn’t
June 28, 2018 | By James Andrew Lewis, William Alan Reinsch, Scott Kennedy, Stephanie Segal
 
COMMENTARY
The Diaoyutai Divide: U.S.-China Trade Negotiations Highlight Deep Differences
May 4, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy
 
NEWSLETTER
The Freeman Chair China Report, April 2018
April 30, 2018 | By Christopher K. Johnson, Scott Kennedy
 
COMMENTARY
Surviving March Madness in U.S.-China Trade Relations
March 27, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy
 
NEWSLETTER
The Freeman Chair China Report, Issue 21 December 2017
December 20, 2017 | By Christopher K. Johnson, Scott Kennedy

CRITICAL QUESTIONS
Xi Jinping Opens 19th Party Congress Proclaiming a New Era—His
October 18, 2017 | By Christopher K. JohnsonScott Kennedy

COMMENTARY
Xi's Signature Governance Innovation: The Rise of Leading Small Groups 
October 17, 2017 | By Christopher K. JohnsonScott Kennedy, Mingda Qiu 

NEWSLETTER
Freeman Chair Analysis of Xi Jinping During His First Term 
October 16, 2017 | By Christopher K. JohnsonScott Kennedy

REPORT
The Fat Tech Dragon
August 29, 2017 | By Scott Kennedy
 
NEWSLETTER
The Freeman Chair China Report, Issue 20 August 2017
August 18, 2017 | By Scott Kennedy, Christopher K. Johnson
 
COMMENTARY
The Stalemate in U.S.-China Economic Talks: Turning a Corner or Going Around in Circles?
August 3, 2017 | By Scott Kennedy
 
REPORT
Joint U.S.-China Think Tank Project on the Future of U.S.-China Relations
July 6, 2017  | Multiple Contributors
 
TRANSCRIPT
CSIS Press Briefing on President Xi’s Visit to the United States
April 3, 2017 | By Christopher K. JohnsonScott Kennedy, Bonnie S. Glaser
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
Donald Trump’s First Summit with President Xi Jinping of China
April 3, 2017 | By CSIS Asia Team
 
COMMENTARY
Tomb Sweeping Day: Deadline for a U.S. China Policy
March 14, 2017 | By Scott Kennedy

COMMENTARY
The WTO in Wonderland: China’s Awkward 15th Anniversary
December 11, 2016 | By Scott Kennedy
 
COMMENTARY
How the United States and China Can Avoid Greater Tensions
November 10, 2016 | By Scott Kennedy
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
Now China’s “Core” Leader, Xi Jinping Looks to Dominate Leadership Shuffle
October 28, 2016 | By Christopher K. JohnsonScott Kennedy

NEWSLETTER
Thoughts from the Chairman: The Ambiguous Benefit of Meetings in China
October 14, 2016 | By Scott Kennedy, Christopher K. Johnson

CRITICAL QUESTIONS
The Hangzhou G20 Summit: The Ambiguous Gap Between Aspiration and Action
September 7, 2016 | By Scott Kennedy
 
REPORT
Perfecting China, Inc.
May 23, 2016 | By Christopher K. Johnson, Scott Kennedy
 
COMMENTARY
China's Mum Central Banker
March 15, 2016 | By Scott Kennedy
 
REPORT
State and Market in Contemporary China: Toward the 13th Five-Year Plan 
March 2, 2016 | Editor, Scott Kennedy; contributors: Chen Ling, Nicholas Consonery, David Hathaway, Jesse Heatley, Jamie Horsley, Roselyn Hsueh, David Kelly, Arthur Kroeber, Dan Markus, Peter Martin, Oliver Melton, Margaret Pearson, Claire Reade, Daniel Rosen, D.D. Wu, Yan Chunlin
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
Not Your Average Zhou: China's Central Bank Governor Finally Speaks,
February 16, 2016 | By Scott Kennedy
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
The RMB joins the SDR: Historic Inch-stone in Global Financial System
November 30, 2015 | By Scott Kennedy
 
REPORT
Economic Consequences of China's Slowdown
November 16, 2015 | By Scott Kennedy
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
China's Fifth Plenum Yields More Questions than Answers
November 2, 2015 | By Christopher K. JohnsonScott Kennedy
 
COMMENTARY
Xi’s Seattle Stop Sets Up His D.C. Drop In
September 23, 2015 | By Scott Kennedy
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
Making Sense of the Market Turmoil
August 25, 2015 | By Scott Kennedy, Matthew P. Goodman
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
The RMB Announcement: A Stimulating Reform
August 11, 2015 | By Scott Kennedy
 
COMMENTARY
Crisis Averted in China’s Stock Market for Now
July 6, 2015 | By Scott Kennedy
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
Made in China 2025
June 1, 2015 | By: Scott Kennedy
 
CRITICAL QUESTIONS
Building China's "One Belt, One Road"
April 3, 2015 | By Scott Kennedy, David A. Parker
 
NEWSLETTER
Thoughts from the Chairman: How to Pragmatically Respond to Greater Chinese Activism on the Global Stage, (PDF)
February 13, 2015
 
COMMENTARY
Bears in a China Shop: AmCham China's Latest Survey Shows Growing Worries
February 10, 2015 | By Scott Kennedy
 

Commentary (评论) 

“US and China: Things will get worse before they get worse,” The Hill, December 21, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy

“Why the arrest of Huawei’s CFO amid trade war tension should not push China to rely more on home-grown technology,” South China Morning Post, December 17, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy

“Protecting America's Technology Industry From China,” Foreign Affairs, August 2, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy

“Is the US Ready of a Trade War?” YaleGlobal, March 6, 2018 | By Scott Kennedy

"The US is preparing for a trade war with China--don't be fooled by the noise," South China Morning Post, November 21, 2017 | By Scott Kennedy

"Trump Goes to Asia, A China File Conversation," China File, November 2, 2017 (with Ely Ratner, David Dollar, Dhruva Jaishankar,  Pamela Kyle Crossley, Chen Weihua, Richard Bernstein, and Edward Friedman). 

"China's Economic Reforms Have Hit a Wall," Real Clear World, May 11, 2017 | By Scott Kennedy

"Does Tillerson's Asia Visit Signal a New Era in U.S.-China Relations? A China File Conversation,"  China File, March 24, 2017 (with Shen Dingli). 

"TPP is Dead, Now What? A China File Conversation," China File, January 27, 2017 (with  David Dollar, Charlene Barshefsky, Wendy Cutler, Edward Friedman, Chen Weihua, Ho-fung Hung, and George G. Chen). 

“Beijing's Inefficient Economics Policies,” Cipher Brief, November 25, 2016 | By Scott Kennedy
 
“What Can We Expect from China at the G20? A China File Conversation,” China File, September 1, 2016 (with Sophie Richardson, Taisu Zhang, Joanna Lewis, Li Shuo, John Delury, Philipp Ivanov, Ho-fung Hung, Lina Benabdallah, Yaqiu Wang, Chen Weihua, Pramit Pal Chaudhuri, Carla Freeman, Gregory Chin, Tobias Harris, and Margaret Lewis).

It’s Time for China Analysts to Stop Talking Past One AnotherForeign Policy,
August 24, 2016 | Scott Kennedy

“China’s 13th Five-Year Plan: Q&A with Scott Kennedy and Christopher K. Johnson” Wall Street Journal, May 23, 2016 | By Mark Magnier
 
Stop China's Market Manipulations,” New York Times, January 18, 2016.

China in 2016: A ChinaFile Conversation,” ChinaFile, December 23, 2015 (with Andrew J. Nathan, Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian, Taisu Zhang, and Jerome A. Cohen).

The Part of IMF's Yuan Announcement No One Saw Coming,” Bloomberg Brief, December 2, 2015.

Let China Join the Global Monetary Elite,” Foreign Policy Magazine, August 20, 2015.

China’s Un-Separation of Powers: The Blurred Lines of Party and Government,” Foreign Affairs, July 24, 2015 (with Christopher K. Johnson).

Op-Ed: China’s Stock Market Heresy,” LA Times, July 14, 2015.

Washington’s Big China Srew-Up,” Foreign Policy Magazine, March 26, 2015 (with Stephen S. Roach, Zha Daojiong, and Patrick Chovanec).

“China's Shift Toward Real Reform,” Wall Street Journal, November 19, 2013, p. 13. ( PDF)

“China's Third Plenum Communique Moves from Nouns to Adjectives,” East Asia Forum, Australian National University (www.eastasiaforum.org), November 18, 2013. (PDF)

“The New Xi Jinping-Li Keqiang Government: Is the Hype Deserved?” GaveKal Dragonomics China Seminars Shanghai, April 24, 2013; and Beijing, April 25, 2013. (PDF)

“From China to Chinese: Expanding Non-State Actors in Global Governance,” Bridges China Dialogue 2012, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, RCCPB, and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Geneva, Swizterland, September 27, 2012. (PDF

“An Inalienable Scholar” (异化不了的学者) in Xiong Jingming and Xu Xiao, eds., Historian Gao Hua (史家高华), (Hong Kong: Hong Kong Chinese University Press, 2012), pp. 270-273. (PDF)

“Beijing Can’t Outgrow Corruption,” Wall Street Journal, May 10, 2012. (PDF)

Good Leap Forward,” Foreign Policy Magazine, March 10, 2011 (with Wang Qun).

"Bush China Policy a Successful Balancing Act," China Briefing, International Affairs Forum, August 5, 2008. (PDF)

“Barbarians Lobbying at the Gate,” Financial Times, September 28, 2005, p. 9 (reprinted YaleGlobal Online, October 5, 2005). (PDF

“What International Track?” IU East Asian Studies Center Newsletter, April 2004. (PDF)

“Hu Won't Change China,” Asian Wall Street Journal, November 6, 2002, p. A11. (PDF)
 

Government Testimony (政府证词)

Testimony before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, on "Risks, Rewards, and Results: U.S. Companies in China and Chinese Companies in the United States," Washington, DC. February 28, 2019. (PDF

Testimony before the House Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade, on "Evaluating CFIUS: Challenges Posed by a Changing Global Economy," Washington, DC. January 9, 2018. (PDF)

Testimony before the Section 301 Committee Office, United States Trade Representative, on "Section 301 Investigation: China's Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation." Washington, DC. October 10, 2017. (PDF)

Testimony before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Asia and Pacific, on "Reviewing President Xi's State Visit." Washington, DC. October 7, 2015. (PDF)

Testimony before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, on "Foreign Investment Climate in China: Present Challenges and Potential for Reform," Washington, DC. January 28, 2015, (PDF

Testimony before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, for hearing, "The Extent of Government's Control of China's Economy, and Implications for the United States," Dirken Senate Office Building, Washington, DC, May 24, 2007. (PDF)
 

Books (书籍)

Global Governance and China: The Dragon's Learning Curve (Routledge, 2017)

From Rule Takers to Rule Makers: The Growing Role of Chinese in Global Governance (2012)

Beyond the Middle Kingdom: Comparative Perspectives on China's Capitalist Transformation (Stanford University Press, 2011)

The Business of Lobbying in China (Harvard University Press, 2005, 2008)

China Cross Talk: The American Debate Over China Policy Since Normalization, A Reader (Rowman & Littlefield, 2003)
 

Articles and Reports (学术文章和报告)

“The United States, China, and Global Governance: A New Agenda for a New Era,” IU Research Center for Chinese Politics & Business and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Institute for World Economics & Politics, Bloomington, Indiana, April 2013 (with He Fan). (PDF

“Factor Analysis of Industry Association Lobbying and Influence” (行业协会的游说行为及其影响因素分析), Comparative Economic & Social Systems (经济社会体制比较), No. 162 (July 2012), pp. 147-156 (with Deng Guosheng). (PDF

“The Myth of the Beijing Consensus,” Journal of Contemporary China, Vol. 19,No.65 (June 2010), pp. 461-477. (PDF)

“Big Business and Industry Association Lobbying in China: The Paradox of Contrasting Styles,” China Journal, No. 63 (January 2010), pp. 101-125 (with Deng Guosheng). (PDF)

"Comparing Formal and Informal Lobbying Practices in China: The Capital's Ambivalent Embrace of Capitalists," China Information, vol. 23, no. 2 (July 2009), pp. 195-222). (PDF)

"Standards, Stakeholders, and Innovation: China's Evolving Role in the Global Knowledge Economy," NBR Special Report, no. 15 (September 2008) (English PDF,Chinese PDF) © National Bureau of Asian Research (with Richard P. Suttmeier and Jun Su).

"China's Emerging Credit Rating Industry: The Official Foundations of Private Authority," The China Quarterly, no. 193 (March 2008), pp. 65-83. (PDF) © The China Quarterly.

"Transnational Political Alliances: An Exploration with Evidence from China," Business & Society, Vol. 46, No. 2 (June 2007), pp. 174-200. (PDF)

"The Political Economy of Standards Coalitions: Explaining China's Involvement in High-Tech Standards Wars," Asia Policy, no. 2 (July 2006), pp. 41-62. (PDF)

"China's Porous Protectionism: The Changing Political Economy of Trade Policy," Political Science Quarterly, vol. 120, no. 3 (Fall 2005), pp. 407-432. (PDF)

"Divining China's Future," World Policy Journal, vol. 21, no. 4 (Winter 2004/05), pp. 77-85. (PDF)

"The Price of Competition: Pricing Policies and the Struggle to Define China's Economic System," China Journal, no. 49 (January 2003), pp. 1-30. (PDF)

"The Stone Group: State Client or Market Pathbreaker?," The China Quarterly, no. 152 (December 1997), pp. 746-777. (PDF)

"Comrade's Dilemma: Corruption and Growth in Transition Economies," Problems of Post-Communism, vol. 44, no. 2 (March-April 1997), pp. 28-36. (PDF)

"Time to Shift Gears on China Policy," Journal of East Asian Affairs, vol. 10, no. 1 (Winter/Spring 1996), pp. 45-73 (with Michael O'Hanlon). (PDF)
 

Reports for Gavekal Dragnomics, China Policy Watch Series

(龙洲经讯报告,中国政策观察系列)

"Wanted: More Creative Destruction," February 10, 2014. (PDF)

"Multinationals in China: Take The Pain, Wait For The Gain," November 8, 2013. (PDF)

"Industrial Consolidation: Trimming The Long Tail," August 6, 2013. (PDF)

“Government Restructuring: Reform Sails Against The Wind,” May 2, 2013. (PDF)

“Business Confidence: The Challenge of Great Expectations,” February 28, 2013. (PDF)

“Mergers & Acquisitions: Moving Up the Food Chain,” December 7, 2012. (PDF)

“World Trade Rules: Playing To The Whistle,” September 26, 2012. (PDF)

“Leadership Transition: The Chance for Change,” June 25, 2012. (PDF)

“Pink Capitalists in Bloom,” April 25, 2012. (PDF)

“Indigenous Innovation: Techno-Nationalist Retreat?” March 2, 2012. (PDF)

“Rare Earths: Rocky Road for China Inc(oherent),” January 12, 2012. (PDF)