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The Belt and Road Initiative: Key Concepts

  • Provides the reader with general and comprehensive understanding of the "Belt and Road"

  • Assists readers in successfully understanding “Belt and Road” to plan their businesses, investments, travels, etc.

  • Appealing to both academics and practitioners alike


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Huping Shang
    Pages 1-25
  3. Huping Shang
    Pages 45-69
  4. Huping Shang
    Pages 137-158
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 159-169

About this book


This book introduces the “Belt and Road” in its entirety, including what it is, what it aims to do, what it can do and how. This book can serve as a helpful resource for the general public, it can improve their understanding about the “belt and road” and its relative economics, policy, culture and so on. Also, this book is good reading for academics, as well as students of public management, politics, finance and economics. The “Belt and Road” advances a whole complementary set of new ideas on international cooperation. Conforming to the principles of peace and cooperation, openness and inclusiveness, mutual learning and mutual benefit, it stipulates policy coordination, facilitates connectivity, unimpeded trade, financial integration and people-to-people bonds as the five major contents, and promotes practical cooperation in all fields.  It also works to build an open and win-win regional community featuring mutual political trust, economic integration and cultural inclusiveness. 


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Zhou Enlai School of GovernmentNankai UniversityTianjinChina

About the authors

Shang Huping is a Doctor of Management ,Professor and Doctoral Supervisor of Zhou Enlai School of Government in Nankai University,Director of the Center for Government Performance Management Studies in NankaiUniversity, Dean of Bocai Guoyan Public Management Information Academy.

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