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ITB: China's Tiger Roars

April 4th, 2015

Episode 207 of 643 episodes

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank - the AIIB - offers China a potent voice on the world stage and challenges the dollar-based financial institutions with which it may one day compete including the IMF and the World Bank. So is this a defining moment in the rise of China? Pippa Malmgren, former Whitehouse Economic Adviser to George W Bush, Michael Pettis, Beijing-based economic theorist and financial strategist, Steve Tsang, Head of School and Professor of Contemporary Chinese Studies at Nottingham University and the BBC's China Editor Carrie Gracie consider the question.