Articles by Bennett Guillaume

Bennett Guillaume

Bennett is based in Shanghai, China.

A view from China of COVID-19

Containment, Heroism, Fear and Lies As my almost-empty Shanghai subway train pulled into a station in the middle of February, I came face-to-face with an ad for UnionPay, the Chinese debit card found in everyone’s wallet. All members of a [...]

Navigating a Sea of Sanctions

In April a Japanese newspaper revealed a policy document purportedly detailing the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s economic strategy for the 2016-2020 period. The text’s authors stressed the need to step-up technological development, [...]