Chinese Economy Studies

Chinese Economy Studies (3252)

English language seminar

Target Audience:

  • Undergraduate students with an interest in international business relations in general and Chinese business in particular; also of interest to those interested in starting a business.


  • The Chinese economy has been growing rapidly in a very short period, from one of the poorest countries in the world to one of the most important economic superpowers. The goal of this seminar is to understand and evaluate this rapid development, and to be able to make realistic predictions about where the Chinese economy is headed. This seminar encompasses three parts: 1) The first part studies the economic policies that affect China’s economic development; 2) The second part investigates the diverse non-economic factors that impact China’s economic development; and 3) The third part examines economic practices through industry case studies.

Type of examination:

  • A seminar thesis (12 pages), a 30 minutes presentation (power point presentation, prezi, etc. are welcome), active participation and engagement.


  • Prof. Dr. Sao-Wen Cheng


  • Friday, 23.04.2021, 14:00-18:00, probably digital
  • Friday, 09.07.2021, 14:00-18:00, probably digital
  • Saturday, 10.07.2021, 9:00-18:00, probably digital
  • Sunday, 11.07.2021, 9:00-18:00, probably digital


  • To be announced in the course.