The Next Step of the Belt and Road Initiative: Multilateralization with Chinese characteristics

Alicia Garcia-Herrero is a Senior Fellow at Bruegel and Jianwei XU is non-resident fellow at Bruegel.

As the dust settles on the second Belt and Road Summit, the world is wondering how Xi Jinping’s grand strategy is evolving since it was conceived in late 2013.

World leaders attend the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. (Photo:
Bukit Merah, Singapore (Photo: chuttersnap / Unsplash)
Using big data to select news related to the Belt and Road Initiative (Source: GDELT)

Senior Fellow at Bruegel