ECONOMIC REBALANCING AND GEOECONOMIC CHALLENGES FOR CHINA: THE CASE OF INTRA-BRICS TRADE AND FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENTS

Author
Marcelo Milan, Leandro Teixeira Santos
Content Type
Journal Article
Journal
Conjuntura Austral: Journal of the Global South
Volume
11
Issue Number
53
Publication Date
2020
Institution
Conjuntura Austral: Journal of the Global South
Abstract
This article examines the geoeconomic challenges brought to China by the effects of trade and foreign direct investment (FDI) flows, and consequently by the nature and composition of international economic alliances, mainlycooperation among underdeveloped nations(Glosny, 2010), of rebalancing3of its drivers of growth4. It evaluates likely impacts on other BRICS countries, given the economic linkages developed during the past couple of decades, as an example of what may happen to broader geoeconomic arrangements as the process of rebalancing deepens
Topic
International Political Economy, Foreign Direct Investment, Geopolitics, Economic Cooperation
Political Geography
Russia, China, India, South Africa, Brazil