You will learn how Chinese plans for the next five years will impact profit making opportunities from the #33 most influential person in financial markets. Michael Pettis shares his inside knowledge of Chinese economic development.
Michael Pettis is a financial markets expert, Wall Street veteran, merchant banker, equities trader, entrepreneur and author. Michael learned firsthand how markets operate during his years on Wall Street. He has taken this knowledge and insight and applied them to the Asian financial markets as an expert analyst, commentator, and participant. Michael is the author of The Volatility Machine: Emerging Economics and the Threat of Financial Collapse, an examination of the causes of the financial crises in emerging-market countries. His new book is The Great Rebalancing: Trade, Conflict, and the Perilous Road Ahead for the World Economy. A professor at Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management, Michael is a contributor to many publications including The Financial Times, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, Far Eastern Economic Review, and The Wall Street Journal. He also writes a widely-respected influential blog: China Financial Markets. He is a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Being an entrepreneur and music lover, Michael is a force in the Beijing indie-music scene as a club owner of D-22, a talent manager representing local bands, and a record label owner.