China

Participatory Rulemaking in China Needs Even More Effort

Recent revisions to China’s administrative regulations will not guarantee effective public participation.

Inspection Practices of the Past and Future

When considering future inspection practices, regulators should heed lessons from history.

China Implements More Participatory Rulemaking Under Communist Party

New requirements such as notice-and-comment periods and public hearings should improve transparency.

Regulation of the Chinese Equity Crowdfunding Market

Scholar argues that China should model U.S. and U.K. regulation of online investing.

Learning from International Agreements and Domestic Missteps

Scholar argues U.S.-China trade agreements fill regulatory gaps left by both countries.

The Ongoing Rise of Good Governance in China

Influenced by American and Western practices, China continues to produce governmental innovations.

China Addresses Climate Change in its Latest Five-Year Plan

In the 13th Five-Year Plan, China aims to fulfill its commitment in the Paris Agreement.

“Big Four” Decision Shines Light on Regulatory Conflicts

International accounting firms remain stuck between Chinese and U.S. law.

Citizen Feedback in Chinese Policymaking

Officials increasingly consult with an engaged public when setting policy.

Week in Review

British Petroleum agrees to billion-dollar oil spill settlement, FDA asks for legislation on compounding pharmacies, and more.

China’s Finance Ministry Permits Local Municipal Bond Offerings

Trial program hopes to address local government debt problems.