Matt Ferchen

a resident scholar at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, The Carnegie–Tsinghua Center

Ferchen specializes in China's political-economic relations with emerging economies. At the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, he runs a program on China's economic and political relations with the developing world, including Latin America.

Articles by Matt Ferchen

China Keeps the Peace
This piece was originally published by Foreign Affairs. It is based on a longer, annotated version entitled How New and Crafty is China's "New Economic Statecraft"? According to conventional wisdom, Chinese president Xi Jinping has launched a more ambitious and geopolitically game-c ...
Crude Complications: Venezuela, China, and the United States
Energy is back in the headlines in a way not seen since the 1970s. Europe's reliance on natural gas from Russia is under increased scrutiny because of the ongoing turmoil in Ukraine. China recently signed a multiyear, multibillion-dollar gas deal with Russia that underlines the strengthened econo ...
China Keeps the Peace
According to conventional wisdom, Chinese president Xi Jinping has launched a more ambitious and geopolitically game-changing era of Chinese foreign economic policy. And Beijing is certainly promoting new economic initiatives, from the creation of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) t ...