Op-Eds and Analysis
“The Truth Behind Xi's Zero-Covid Plan,” with Hongshen Zhu, Institute of Art and Ideas, August 2022.
“A Crack in the Wall? Not So Fast?“ with Hongshen Zhu, Council on Foreign Relations, October 2020.
“Under a COVID-19 Cloud, China’s Gig Economy Comes of Age,” Jamestown China Brief, May 2020.
“China's Tech Sector Is in Trouble,” with Ben Della Rocca, The Diplomat, July 2019.
“China’s Pension System Is Not Aging Well,” The Diplomat, March 2019.
“China’s Gig Economy is Driving Close to the Edge,” Foreign Policy, September 2018.
“Chinese Parents, Pharma Industry Worried Sick After Latest Vaccine Scandal,” Council on Foreign Relations, July 2018.
“China’s Heavy Hand in Africa,” Council on Foreign Relations, March 2018.
“The Trump Administration Doesn’t Care About Human Rights in China—Here’s Why They Should,” Council on Foreign Relations, October 2017.
“I Broadcast Myself on the Chinese Web for Two Weeks,” Foreign Policy, October 2016.
“When Baltimore Shook With Anger, Here’s What China Saw,” Foreign Policy, May 2015.
Fears of Further COVID Spread as Lunar New Years Travel Begins Across China [RADIO INTERVIEW], Day 6 with Brent Banbury, CBC, January 2023.
Algorithms and Lockdowns: How China's Gig Economy Works [PODCAST], The Spectator (UK), April 2022.
How Chinese Millennials are Changing the World, One Selfie at a Time [PODCAST], Council on Foreign Relations, February 2018.
"3 billion journeys: Free-flowing travel for Lunar New Year begins, as fears grow for China’s next COVID surge," by Joanna Chiu, Toronto Star, January 2023.
"China Puts Pensions at Risk to Promote Growth," by Michael Lelyveld, Radio Free Asia, August 2019.
"Chinese state pushes back against widespread outrage over vaccine crisis," by Ben Wescott and Serenitie Wang, CNN, July 2018.
"Vaccine scandals taint Beijing’s ambition to become a global pharmaceutical powerhouse," by Huileng Tan, CNBC, July 2018.