The book Great Power’s Long March Road: The views of China's rejuvenation and the future of the world after hundred countries’ visit spans the Chinese history of the five centuries before and after, covering all major powers in the world. The image of “Long March Road” is closely related to the essential dynamic of China's transition from the age of struggle to the rising era. In Great Power’s Long March Road, Mr. Wang shared the visiting experience in nearly 100 countries (including the South Pole) and talked about personal stories to warn us that although now China is the second-largest economy in the world, it is still a long march road for China's rejuvenation, which requires time and patience. The achievements that we have taken in the past 40 years with the policy Reform and Opening up enlighten us that the spirit of “Long March Road” is as important as diligence. The book consists of seven chapters, separately” Long and Profound Changes”, “Sino-US Relations”, “Domestic Governance: Leap the Development Trap”, “Global Governance: China Participation”, “BRI: The Stage of Endurance Running”, “The Rising Road of Major Power” and “Reform and Opening up, New Protracted War”.
Dr. WANG Wen is the Executive Dean of Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies (RDCY), the Deputy Dean and Distinguished Visiting Professor of Silk Road School, Renmin University of China. He is also the Secretary-General of the Green Finance Committee of China Society for Finance and Banking, a Researcher of the Financial Research Center of the Counsellor Office of the State Council, and the Standing Director of the World Socialist Research Center of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. He has authored, co-authored, translated and contributed to more than 30 books, in which “The Think Tank Perspective of Wang Wen" series published by the People's Publishing House including: "A Promising China: Chinese Think Tank’s Voice in the World", "Think as a Tank: How China Influences the World", and "America's Anxiety: A Think Tank Scholar's Perspective on China’s Rise & U.S. Response" have been republished or reprinted many times. Dr. Wang Wen is an advocate of "Knowledge comes out of field investigation", who has visited nearly 100 countries (including the South Pole) and has met with more than 30 presidents or prime ministers in the world. Many of his research reports have ended up with the instructions or comments from the CPC and state leaders of China. As an advisory consultant for important ministries and commissions, he has won many honors such as the 2017 Reputable Scholars and the "Four Batches of Talent Development Project" talents, "40 Chinese Think Tank Experts in the 40 Years of Reform and Opening Up". In 2016, General Secretary Xi Jinping presided over the Symposium on Philosophy and Social Science, and Dr. Wang Wen was one of the ten speaking scholars.
The sudden outbreak of a new pandemic has dealt a severe blow to China and the world economy. Can the Chinese economy survive COVID-19? Will there be an impact on the global supply chain? John Ross, former director of economic and business policy for the Mayor of London and a senior fellow at the Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies under Renmin University of China, shares his views with CGTN.