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Jeremy Stevens is an international economist for the Standard Bank Group, based in Beijing, China. His analysis focuses on the Chinese macro landscape, financial markets and socio-political trends. Research gives special attention to the shift in economic influence towards the South and East, and how the change is re-calibrating Africa's broader external environment. Prior to this, Jeremy studied a Bachelor in Social Science in Politics, Philosophy and Economics degree at University of Cape Town; honours in international trade and development and a Masters in Economics from the University of Johannesburg. Currently he is a PhD candidate at London School of Economics.
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Inside China – Covid-19 clouds the African horizonby Jeremy Stevens Tue Feb 25 10:13:58 SAST 2020
The novel coronavirus Covid-19 is a black swan event: highly unlikely, and with potent potential consequences. Still, its swift initial containment to some extent demonstrates China’s capacity for fit-for-purpose strategic
Inside China – Coronavirus COVID-19 updateby Jeremy Stevens Thu Feb 13 08:12:29 SAST 2020
The sharp rise in reported cases by 14,840 in just Hubei Province is not a sudden spike in the rate of infections; rather, it is the result of changing the
Inside China – Coronavirus spread is easing offby Jeremy Stevens Fri Feb 07 08:38:15 SAST 2020
Since the Chinese government declared a national public health emergency on 20 January 2020, the reported cases of coronavirus have risen from 291 to 31,161, and mostly in Hubei Province.
Inside China – Growth may slide to 4% in 2020; fragility exposedby Jeremy Stevens Tue Feb 04 09:53:54 SAST 2020
The situation in China is stressed and uncertain, and it will get worse. Chinese authorities have taken significant measures to contain the coronavirus, locking down large cities and transport hubs
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