Global Economic & Policy Analyst
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Dr Steinbock is CEO and founder of DifferenceGroup. He is an internationally recognized expert of the multipolar world. He focuses on international business, international relations, investment and risk among the major advanced ... more


China’s Strong Secular Performance On Track
Despite great global challenges, China’s economic performance reflects long-term strength, with strong data on trade and investment, and new resiliency.
US Stagflation: The Global Risk Of 2022
Until recently, the US Fed ignored America’s soaring inflation. Due to its belated response, the consequent risks will penalize the ailing global recovery.
The Decoupling Of The US Dollar-Yuan Relationship?
In the past, US dollar and Chinese yuan used to move inversely. Recently, that has not been the case. Dollar is appreciating, and so is yuan. Are the bilateral currencies decoupling?
2020-22: Soaring Costs Of The West's Pandemic Failure 
The West failed to contain the pandemic, which has caused almost 300 million confirmed cases, 6 million deaths, and the loss of tens of trillions of dollars. For most the pandemic has been a nightmare. But it has been heaven for vaccine producers.
Toward Double 11 Record Sales, Despite Uncertainties
As the world’s largest e-commerce market, China is likely to continue growing faster relative to North America and Western Europe. Singles’ Day 2021 will reflect that expansion.
World Trade Threatened By Unilateralism
Recently, the WTO celebrated the 20th anniversary of China’s entry into the global trading system. To overcome the threat of unilateralism, the WTO can no longer be an arm of the G7. It must become more inclusive and multilateral.


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Latest Posts
Philippines 2017, Or The Year Of Living Dangerously
Only the Philippines can determine its own future. Unipolar regime change plans should have no role in the multipolar 21stcentury – especially in Asia which is critical to global growth prospects.
The Iran Sanctions Act By US Congress - Versus The Multilateral Iran Accord
In a broad interview with Iran’s leading international news agency and international daily, Dr Steinbock takes a critical look at the at the new US Sanctions Act in light of the multilateral accord among US, Germany, UK, France, Russia and China.
Washington’s Post-Election Gridlock And Africa
After the bizarre 2016 election, Washington faces a slate of legal investigations, a massive political gridlock, the threat of new Cold Wars and possibly a contested election. What does it mean to Africa?
US 2016: Fight For Leadership Begins After The Election 
After the bizarre 2016 election, America will face a slate of investigations, political war of attrition in Washington and a new Cold War. The real fight begins after the election - which could be contested.

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