Columbia International Affairs Online: Policy Briefs

CIAO DATE: 03/2015

China needs to complement its "going-out" policy with a "going-in" strategy

Karl P. Sauvant, Victor Z. Chen

May 2014

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment


The authors suggest the main components of a going-in strategy for China’s outward FDI, to assuage skeptics, avoid backlash and build trust in host country communities.