Hearing: The Extent of the Government’s Control of China’s Economy, and Implications for the United States

Hearing Transcript: 

May 24 -25, 2007


First Street and Constitution Avenue, NE, Washington, DC  20510
 - May 24: Room 562, Dirksen Senate Office Building     

 - May 25: Room 385, Russell Senate Office Building

Hearing Co Chairs: Commissioners Jeffrey Fiedler, Kerri Houston, and Michael Wessel

AGENDA

OPENING STATEMENTS

  • Opening Statement of Commissioner Michael Wessel Co-chair (HTML) (PDF)
  • Opening Statement of Commissioner Jeffrey Fiedler Co-chair (HTML) (PDF)

Panel I: China’s Industrial Policies and the 11th Five Year Plan

Panel II: State-Owned Enterprises: Vehicles of Industrial Policy Implementation

  • Dr. Scott Kennedy, Associate Professor, Departments of East Asian Languages & Cultures and Political Science, University of Indiana, Bloomington, IN (HTML) (PDF)
  • Dr. George T. Haley, Director, Center for International Industry Competitiveness; Professor, Marketing and International Business, College of Business, University of New Haven, West Haven, CT (HTML) (PDF)

Panel III: Congressional Perspectives

  • Congressman Donald A. Manzullo (R-IL)
  • Congresswoman Carolyn C. Kilpatrick (D-MI)  (HTML) (PDF)
  • Congressman Walter B. Jones (R-NC)  (HTML) (PDF)

Panel IV: Does China’s State-Owned Sector Follow Trade Rules?

Panel V: China’s Foreign Direct Investments Abroad

Friday, May 25 - Room 385 Russell

Panel VI: Industry Perspectives