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Op Eds, Columns

America Beware: Dollar Supremacy is not Forever
May 20, 2018

Xi Jinping’s Economic Dream Team Must Be Allowed to Succeed
April 29, 2018

New Measures Critical to Keeping Growth Momentum from Faltering
April 15, 2018

Five myths about tariffs
March 22, 2018

China's New Central Banker Is Just as Important as the Fed's
March 19, 2018

Fixing Financial System Key to High Growth
January 30, 2018

Fixing the Banking System Should Be A Top Priority
January 29, 2018

The Perils of a Trumped Fed
October 27, 2017

Serious Economic Reform Is Key to Unlocking India’s Potential
October 16, 2017

Economic Breathing Space is an Opportunity to Strengthen Resilience
October 8, 2017

China Needs to Come Clean on Its Exchange Rate Policy
September 15, 2017

How China Aims to Limit the West’s Global Influence
September 1, 2017

How to Fix China’s Financial System
July 18, 2017

The Global Economic Recovery is For Real
April 17, 2017

Push Xi Jinping to Open China’s Market
April 4, 2017

China’s Fixation on Stability Creates Economic Risks
March 12, 2017

The Global Appeal of Fighting Corruption
December 29, 2016

Trump’s Chinese Scapegoat
December 17, 2016

Who Wins if the U.S. Pulls Back? China
October 18, 2016

Global Economy Remains Mired in Swamp of Low Growth
October 3, 2016

The Limited Rise of the Yuan
September 27, 2016

A Clear Message That Central Banks are Not All-Powerful
September 20, 2016

India’s New Economic Openness is a Good Step, but More Reform Is Needed
June 22, 2016

Ownership is Key to Fixing China’s SOEs
June 20, 2016

Raghuram Rajan’s Departure is Huge Setback for Reform in India
June 19, 2016

World Economic Recovery: Fragile and Fleeting
April 10, 2016

This is India’s Moment—Narendra Modi Must Not Waste It
March 29, 2016

Capital Controls Will Not Cure China’s Ills
January 31, 2016

Op-eds, Columns before 2016

Media Hits

U.S., China Dig In for Long Trade Fight as Tariffs Take Effect
Jul 06, 2018

China's Bravado Belies Worries over Trade Clashes with US
Jul 5, 2018

Trade War with China Looms as Midnight Tariff Deadline Approaches
Jul 5, 2018

Volatile Yuan Puts Focus on China's Capital Control Buffers
Jul 4, 2018

China Doesn't Want to Weaponize Yuan as It Could Backfire, Prasad Says
Jul 3, 2018

Renminbi’s Worst Month Ever Sparks US-China Currency War Fears
Jul 1, 2018

China Taps the Brakes on Its Global Push for Influence
Jun 29, 2018

China Defends WTO Record as Trade Fight Looms
Jun 28, 2018

Trump Chooses Softer Option on China Investments
Jun 27, 2018

Trump Backs Softer Restrictions on Chinese Investment
Jun 27, 2018

Trump Eases Demand for New Tools to Limit Chinese Investment
Jun 26, 2018

Yuan’s 2018 Gain Disappears as Dollar Rallies
Jun 25, 2018

Trump Raises Risk of Economically Harmful US-China Trade War
Jun 19, 2018

China Readies Non-tariff Weapons in US Trade Spat
Jun 19, 2018

Donald Trump Threatens New Tariffs on $200 Billion in China Imports
Jun 19, 2018

Trump Threatens Tariffs on $200 Billion in China Goods, Escalating Fight
Jun 18, 2018

Trump's Shot at China's Industrial Rise Won't Work, Say Analysts
Jun 16, 2018

Trump Approves US Tariffs on $50bn in Chinese Imports
Jun 15, 2018

U.S. and China Expand Trade War as Beijing Matches Trumpʼs Tariffs
Jun 15, 2018

With Tariffs, Trump Starts Unraveling a Quarter-century of U.S.-China Economic Ties
Jun 15, 2018

How U.S. Trade Policy Risks Isolating the Country from Traditional Allies
June 11, 2018

Mexico’s Peso Remains the Bellwether for Emerging Markets
June 11, 2018

Trump Upends Global Trade Order Built By U.S.
June 10, 2018

Donald Trump’s Call for Russia to Rejoin G-7 Rattles Start of Summit
June 8, 2018

Trump Calls for Russia to Be Reinstated to G-7, Threatens Allies on Trade
June 8, 2018

'Get Moving’: How Trump Ratcheted Up the Trade Battle With China
June 7, 2018

Mexico Retaliates Against Steel Levies With Tariffs on U.S. Imports
June 5, 2018

China Warns U.S. Trade Deals Are Off If Tariffs Go Ahead
June 3, 2018

G7 Countries Condemn U.S. In Rebuke Over Tariffs
June 3, 2018

U.S. Isolated at G7 Meeting As Tariffs Prompt Retaliation
June 1, 2018

The Trump Administration’s Pattern of Mixed Signals on Trade
June 1, 2018

Trump Imposes Steel, Aluminum Tariffs on U.S. Allies
May 31, 2018

U.S. Hits Allies with Tariffs as Risk of Trade War Rises
May 31, 2018

U.S. Is Poised to Impose Steel and Aluminum Tariffs on European Union
May 30, 2018

Donald Trump Is Jeopardising the Dollar’s Supremacy
May 30, 2018

China’s Mighty Piggy Bank Is Shrinking
May 30, 2018

Trump Announces Tariffs on China, Tech Crackdown Ahead of Key Meeting
May 29, 2018

U.S. Moves to Finalize Tariffs, Investment Restrictions on China
May 29, 2018

Trump's Backtracking on Chinese Tariffs Prompts Hope and Despair
May 21, 2018

US Detente with China Postpones Trade War but Angers Hardliners
May 20, 2018

Why the U.S.-China Trade Truce May Not Last
May 20, 2018

US, China Say Beijing Commits to Buying More American Goods
May 19, 2018

China Stops Short of Accepting US Trade Demands
May 19, 2018

China Agrees to Buy ‘Significantly’ More from The U.S., But Doesn’t Commit to Specific Amount
May 19, 2018

China Agrees to Import More from U.S., No Sign of $200 Billion Figure
May 19, 2018

Sharp Drops in Currencies Hint at Spreading Volatility
May 17, 2018

Trump says US will Help Penalized Chinese Company
May 13, 2018

China Draws Up a Shopping List of American Goods to Avoid Trade War
May 10, 2018

Trump Willing to Risk Protracted China Standoff, Prasad Says
May 8, 2018

U.S.-China Trade Talks End with Strong Demands, but Few Signs of a Deal
May 4, 2018

Trade War Looms as US and China Take Hardline Stance
May 4, 2018

Trump Team's Trade Mission to China Lays Bare Yawning Divide
May 4, 2018

China Braced for Surprises in US Trade Talks
May 2, 2018

Central Bankers Can’t Agree on Cryptocurrencies
April 25, 2018

Eswar Prasad Says U.S. Viewed as Untrustworthy Trade Partner
April 25, 2018

China and the U.S. Seek Allies to Strengthen Sides in Trade Tussle
April 19, 2018

China Makes Trade Concession to US by Opening Car Industry to Foreigners
April 17, 2018

Sharp Drops in Currencies Hint at Spreading Volatility
April 15, 2018

Inflation and Trade Disputes Taint Prospects for Global Economy
April 15, 2018

Trump Flips on Trade Pact, Weighs Rejoining Pacific-Rim Deal
April 13, 2018

Cornell's Prasad Says China Playing Trade Talks “Quite Effectively”
April 11, 2018

Donald Trump Welcomes Xi Speech Despite Lack of Big Concessions
April 10, 2018

Trump Proposes $100 Billion in New Tariffs on Chinese Goods
April 6, 2018

If Thereʼs a U.S.-China Trade War, China May Have Some “Unconventional Weapons”
April 5, 2018

Cooling off period needed between China and the US
April 4, 2018

White House Tries to Tamp Down Trade War Fears as China Retaliates
April 4, 2018

US vs. China: A ‘Slap-Fight,’ Not A Trade War. So Far
April 2, 2018

Trump’s Tariffs Triggers Global Chain Reaction to Halt Imports
March 27, 2018

Trump’s China Policy Has a Flaw: It Makes China the Winner
March 24, 2018

Talks Ease Concerns Over Potential Trade War with China
March 27, 2018

How Trumpism Has Come to Define the Republican Party
March 24, 2018

Why China’s Response to Trump’s Tariffs Is So Muted
March 23, 2018

Extent of U.S.-China Trade Fight Depends on Trump's Goals
March 23, 2018

Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on U.S. Goods
March 22, 2018

Brookings' Prasad Expects "Targeted Retaliation" from China on Trade
March 22, 2018

U.S. to Apply Tariffs on Chinese Imports, Restrict Tech Deals
March 22, 2018

Can the U.S. Actually Win a Trade War?
March 22, 2018

Yi Gang Picked to Take Helm of People's Bank of China
March 20, 2018

China Names Yi Gang as New Central Bank Governor
March 18, 2018

At G-20, Trump Tasks Mnuchin with Selling the World on 'America First'
March 16, 2018

A Lose-Lose Trade War Looms Between America And China
March 15, 2018

Risk Strategy: China Rolls Dice with New Megaregulator
March 13, 2018

US Asks China For $100bn Plan to Cut Trade Deficit
March 11, 2018

Reformist PBoC Governor Signs Off After 15 Years at Helm
March 9, 2018

The Trump Administration's Trade Tariffs
March 9, 2018

U.S. Asks China for Plan to Reduce Trade Deficit by $100 Billion
March 8, 2018

Donald Trump’s Empty Words on Trade
March 8, 2018

Trump Authorizes Tariffs, Defying Allies at Home and Abroad
March 8, 2018

China Churns Out Half the World's Steel, And Other Steelmakers Feel Pinched
March 8, 2018

US Tariffs Foreshadow Tougher Action on China
March 7, 2018

Gary Cohn's Departure Leaves Economic Nationalists in The Ascendant
March 7, 2018

Trump's Hardball on Trade to Test China's 'Strategic Composure'
March 7, 2018

Are Trade Deficits Bad for An Economy?
March 6, 2018

Trump's Boasts Aside, Trade Wars Typically Leave No Victors
March 5, 2018

Trump Hates the Trade Deficit. Most Economists Don’t
March 5, 2018

Trump Insists ‘Trade Wars Are Good, And Easy to Win’ After Vowing New Tariffs
March 2, 2018

Here's How Trump Could Really Hurt China on Trade
March 1, 2018

Expect Some 'Fairly Strong Retaliation' by US Trading Partners
March 1, 2018

The Trump Administration’s Options Around Tariffs and Quotas
February 26, 2018

China may allow the FX market to work normally?
February 8, 2018

U.S.-China Trade Deficits Hits Record, Fueling Trade Fight
February 6, 2018

US Trade Deficit Grows 12.1% In Trump’s First Year
February 6, 2018

Cornell's Prasad Says May Faces 'Tough Sell' in China
February 1, 2018

For Mnuchin, a Lesson in How Words Can Move Markets
January 25, 2018

As Trump Shreds Global Trade Deals, Xi Basks in ‘Davos Man’ Role
January 18, 2018

How Can India Clean Up Its Banking Sector?
January 16, 2018

Ease Regulations for New Bank Permits, Brookings Urges India
January 15, 2018

China Is Able to Handle Smaller Financial Stresses Well
January 2, 2018

China Shrugs Off Debt Worries as Xi Takes Firmer Economic Grip
December 20, 2017

China, Seeking Growth, Softens Focus on Cutting Debt
December 19, 2017

Trump’s Rivalry with China Overlooks U.S. Economic Reliance
December 18, 2017

China's Push to Trade Oil in Yuan Faces a Key Hurdle
December 6, 2017

IMF Calls on China Banks to Boost Capital After Credit Boom
December 6, 2017

Developed Economies’ Stock Gains Pale Beside Emerging Markets’ GDP Boom
November 19, 2017

Rebound Revives Questions Over the Value of Fiscal Virtue
November 12, 2017

Eswar Prasad on a Fed in Trump's Image
October 31, 2017

China Wants to Talk Less About Growth Targets
October 26, 2017

China Bank Governor Talks Bluntly as Retirement Looms
October 22, 2017

This Upcoming Event Could Threaten China Economy: Analyst
October 19, 2017

China’s Bright Economic Future Is Bound Up in the Past
October 19, 2017

China’s Economy Grows 6.8% in Third Quarter
October 19, 2017

The Internationalization of China’s Currency Has Stalled
October 14, 2017

What to Expect from China’s National Party Congress
October 13, 2017

IMF Raises Global Economic Outlook for This Year and 2018
October 10, 2017

Weak Productivity Growth Hampers Global Recovery
October 8, 2017

Donald Trump’s War on Trade Deficit Backfires
October 1, 2017

Why Chinese are Diverting Their Consumer Loans to Real Estate
September 30, 2017

Modi Faces Limited Options to Reverse India's Slowing Growth
September 25, 2017

China Dips Back into the Global Market with U.S. Dollar Bonds
September 13, 2017

India Will Tread Cautiously on Regional Economic Cooperation with China
September 4, 2017

Are We at Economic War with China?
August 17, 2017

China's Stability at Stake as the Next Generation of Money Men Rises
August 15, 2017

Trump Moves to Initiate US Trade Investigation of China
August 15, 2017

Trump Is Ready to Turn Up the Heat on China Over IP Transfers
August 13, 2017

World Bank Offers Lifeline to Developing Countries Hit by Catastrophes
August 7, 2017

Eswar Prasad on the Curious Rise of the Renminbi
July 21, 2017

China Portrays U.S. Trade Talks in Glowing Light
July 20, 2017

China Says U.S. Talks Covered Joint Efforts on Excess Steel Capacity
July 20, 2017

Trade Talks Fizzle as China Rebuffs Key Trump Team Demand
July 19, 2017

Cornell's Prasad Says China's Economy Is Holding Up
July 18, 2017

Yuan Won't Rival Dollar without Overhaul, Says Former IMF China Chief
July 12, 2017

Feeling That Trump Will ‘Say Anything,’ Europe Is Less Restrained, Too
July 9, 2017

Trump Leaves Leaders Fearing the Future as G-20 Summit Closes
July 8, 2017

IMF Struggles to Shake off Stigma 20 Years after Asia Crisis
July 06, 2017

Trump Promised to Make Trade Fair Again. Is he Succeeding?
July 05, 2017

China's Massive Corporate Crackdown Aimed at Curbing Outflows: IMF's Former China Chief Prasad
June 28, 2017

China’s Premier, Li Keqiang, Praises Free Trade, in Contrast to Trump
June 27, 2017

Bribes, Borders and Middlemen: Why India’s GST Is a Game Changer
June 20, 2017

ECB Gives Renminbi Its Forex Seal of Approval
June 13, 2017

Mexico to Maintain Sugar Exports to U.S.; Refined to Raw Sugar Ratio Lowered
June 6, 2017

‘Big Sugar’ holds out as US and Mexico near trade deal
June 6, 2017

Mexico Agrees to Sugar Trade Deal, but U.S. Refiners Remain Unhappy
June 6, 2017

Here’s Why Germany’s Trade Surplus was Big
June 1, 2017

Is China’s Economy Turning Japanese?
May 28, 2017

China’s Titanic Debt: Downgrade Carries a Bigger Warning about Growth
May 24, 2017

China’s Sovereign Debt Downgraded by Moody’s
May 24, 2017

Trump Administration Weighs Adding Currency Rules to Nafta
May 17, 2017

OBOR Is the Perfect Tool for China to Push Influence
May 14, 2017

Behind China’s $1 Trillion Plan to Shake up the Economic Order
May 13, 2017

Trump Just Took Credit for Something China Did in 2014
May 12, 2017

Why Currency Manipulation in China May Actually Be a Good Thing
April 24, 2017

Flood of Dollar Debt Could Come Back to Haunt Emerging Economies
April 23, 2017

Trump Administration, World Financial Officials Clash over Trade
April 20, 2017

China Bond Party Attracts Few Takers
April 20, 2017

China Just Dodged a Bullet on Currency Issue
April 16, 2017

Global Economic Recovery ‘Broad-Based and Stable
April 16, 2017

Trump Administration Officially Declines to Label China Currency Manipulator
April 14, 2017

What's Behind Trump’s Shifting Economic Policies?
April 13, 2017

Where Do the U.S. And China Go from Here?
April 13, 2017

Trump sends dollar down with warning it is ‘too strong’
April 13, 2017

Trump Says He Will Not Label China Currency Manipulator, Reversing Campaign Promise
April 12, 2017

Trump Isn’t Wrong on China Currency Manipulation, Just Late
April 11, 2017

Why Trump Wants the U.S. to Act More like China
April 6, 2017

How Trump Can Improve the Messy U.S.-Chinese Economic Relationship
April 6, 2017

Trump and Xi: Two Imposing Leaders with Clashing Agendas
April 5, 2017

On U.S.-China Trade Policy
April 4, 2017

China’s Currency Takes a Twist Ahead of Trump-Xi Meeting
April 3, 2017

China’s Influence on Global Finance Grows as US Scales Back Input
March 27, 2017

Rough sledding' for Trump policies
March 26, 2017

G20 Draft No Longer Rejects Protectionism or Competitive Devaluations
March 7, 2017

Trump Rails Against Trade Deficit, But Economists Say There’s No Easy Way For Him to Make It Go Away
March 7, 2017

China Overtakes Eurozone As World's Biggest Banking System
March 6, 2017

China Targets Economic Growth of Around 6.5 Percent
March 6, 2017

Trump Suggests Ignoring WTO in Major Policy Shift
March 1, 2017

U.S. Companies Are Hopeful but Wary about Trade Under Trump
February 27, 2017

Wilbur Ross Benefited from Free Trade: Academic
February 27, 2017

U.S., China Coordinated Policy Reversal
February 11, 2017

Podcast: Surprise! Your Cash Is Now Worthless
February 8, 2017

Eswar Prasad on Trump's Muddled Economic Thinking
February 7, 2017

Trump Echoes Alexander Hamilton With Import Substitution Stance
February 6, 2017

Does Germany Manipulate the Euro?
January 31, 2017

Trump Pulls US out of Pacific Trade Pact
January 23, 2017

Withdrawal From Trans-Pacific Partnership Shifts U.S. Role in World Economy
January 23, 2017

Donald Trump Withdraws U.S. From Trans-Pacific Partnership
January 23, 2017

Trump to Play to Home Base When It Comes to Trade: Expert
January 22, 2017

Peter Navarro Is About to Become One of the World’s Most Powerful Economists
January 21, 2017

U.S.-Trained Official May Shape China’s Response to Trump on Trade
January 18, 2017

The Serious Contradiction in Trump’s Views on the Dollar
January 18, 2017

Trump Team Questions the Almighty Dollar
January 17, 2017

Davos Marks the Emergence of A Confident, Strong China
January 15, 2017

The Strong Dollar Could Bash the Economy—and It’s Just Getting Started
January 6, 2017

Why Tariffs on Chinese Imports Could Backfire in California
January 6, 2017

Chinese Economy ‘Certainly Not Rocking': Academic
January 5, 2017

Yuan Reverses Course, Soars Against Dollar
January 5, 2017

Risk of One-off Yuan Devaluation Slim: Academic
January 4, 2017

Why Bitcoin Just Had An Amazing Year
January 3, 2017

Modi’s Cash Ban Brings Pain, but Corruption-Weary India Grits Its Teeth
January 2, 2017

To Problems With China’s Financial System, Add the Bond Market
December 20, 2016

Why China Matters in Trump's Economic Policy
December 20, 2016

Central Bank Injection Soothes China Credit squeeze
December 16, 2016

China Cedes Status As Largest US Creditor to Japan
December 16, 2016

After China’s Hubris, It’s Trump’s Turn
December 13, 2016

China: Renminbi Stalls on Road to Being a Global Currency
December 11, 2016

It's a Delicate Time for the RBI: Academic
December 7, 2016

Patel Defies Calls for Lower Rates Amid India’s Cash Chaos
December 7, 2016

It's a Delicate Time for the RBI: Academic
December 7, 2016

Interview: Trump Can’t Bring Back Lost Jobs
December 5, 2016

Rogue Chinese Renminbi Exchange Rate Raises Eyebrows
December 5, 2016

Surprise. China Is Not a Currency Manipulator
December 5, 2016

Mnuchin’s Silence on Dollar Policy Signals Rubin Mantra Lives On
December 3, 2016

Imagining a Dystopia of the Dying Dollar
December 1, 2016

China to Clamp Down on Outbound M&A in War on Capital Flight
November 29, 2016

The Heat: China and the Global Economy
November 24, 2016

Can Cash Cleanup Lead to Bigger Reforms, Asks Eswar Prasad
PDF | Web
November 23, 2016

Indians Rush Frantically to Launder Their Black Money
November 20, 2016

Prasad: Trump Scores 'Easy Win’ Being Tough on China
November 15, 2016

Trump Team Plays Down Fears of US Trade War with China
November 14, 2016

One of Trump’s Big Promises for His First Day in Office Already Seems Out-of-date
November 11, 2016

How U.S. Trade Policy Could Change Under The Trump Administration
PDF | Web
November 10, 2016

President-Elect Trump And the World
November 10, 2016

Trump Faces China Economy That’s Changed Much in Eight Years
November 9, 2016

Beijing Reacts Cautiously to Trump Triumph
November 9, 2016

Narendra Modi Bans India’s Largest Currency Bills in Bid to Cut Corruption
November 9, 2016

3 Ways President-Elect Trump May Shake Up Trade Policy
November 9, 2016

China’s New Finance Minister Faces a Juggling Act
November 8, 2016

India Scraps High-value Banknotes in Black Economy Clampdown
November 8, 2016

China Ousts Finance Minister as Xi Jinping Turns to Allies
November 8, 2016

World Watching US Election and Trade
November 7, 2016

Keynote Address on "Emerging Markets Round Up”"
November 7, 2016

China Replaces Finance Minister Lou Jiwei
November 7, 2016

China Names New Finance Minister to Replace Veteran Lou Jiwei
November 6, 2016

World Insight: the Depreciation of the Renminbi
November 3, 2016

Globalization Backlash Is Nowhere to Be Seen in Financial Markets
November 3, 2016

Media Hits Before 2016