Strategic Initiatives

Government Policy: China vs. The United States

November 1, 2019 / Comments Off on Government Policy: China vs. The United States

This week and next, Present Value offers insights from our Beijing-based think tank partners ANBOUND. Researcher Wei Hongxu and Senior Researcher He Jun give us their thoughts on state and local government policy in China, comparing it to government policy in the U.S. Stay tuned for part two to be released next week! In America, […]

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ESI Presents at ANBOUND’s Inaugural Pedestrian Oriented Development Conference

October 10, 2019 / Comments Off on ESI Presents at ANBOUND’s Inaugural Pedestrian Oriented Development Conference

ESI President Richard Voith Travels to China for ANBOUND’s Pedestrian Oriented Development Forum Richard Voith, Ph.D., President and Principal of Econsult Solutions, traveled to Chengdu, China to present “Understanding the Benefits of Chinese POD” at the inaugural Pedestrian Oriented Development Forum, hosted by Beijing-based Think Tank ANBOUND. Dr. Voith’s November 8th presentation was attended by more […]

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What Do Jobs of the Future Look Like?

June 7, 2019 / Comments Off on What Do Jobs of the Future Look Like?

We asked ESI’s experts and our partners, ANBOUND, a Beijing, China based global think tank, to give their insights on the future of technology, so we can offer both a US and Chinese perspective. They focused on four major topics: smart cities, jobs of the future, autonomous vehicles, and tourism-related apps. To view our previous […]

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The Future of Autonomous Vehicles: Thoughts from the U.S. & China

May 31, 2019 / Comments Off on The Future of Autonomous Vehicles: Thoughts from the U.S. & China

We asked our experts at ESI and our think tank partners at ANBOUND, located in Beijing, China, to give their thoughts on the future of technology from both a US and Chinese perspective. They focused on four major topics: smart cities, jobs of the future, autonomous vehicles, and tourism-related apps. Look out for a blog post […]

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Perspectives from U.S. & China: Smart City Innovation & Technology

May 24, 2019 / Comments Off on Perspectives from U.S. & China: Smart City Innovation & Technology

We asked our experts at ESI and our think tank partners at ANBOUND, located in Beijing, China, to give their thoughts on the future of technology from both a US and Chinese perspective. Our experts focused on four major topics: smart cities, jobs of the future, autonomous vehicles, and tourism related apps. Look out for […]

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China’s Rail System

March 8, 2019 / Comments Off on China’s Rail System

On October 24, 2018, the longest bridge-tunnel crossing system in the world connecting Hong Kong, Zhuhai, and Macau was opened. Hailed as an engineering wonder, this 34-mile system took nine years to construct and now represents the apex of China’s transportation infrastructure. After 40 years of “Reform and Opening”, China has emerged as the second […]

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