What the West Is Investing along China's New Silk Road

A comparison of Western and Chinese financial flows

  • 1. edition 2019, 38 pp (PDF)
  • Free of charge

China is propagating its "Belt & Road Initiative" as a development initiative for the Eurasian continent, thereby pursuing geopolitical ambitions. Yet Europe need not feel small in light of China's efforts. As a comparison of Western and Chinese financial flows reveals: The West is investing just as much in countries of the so-called "Silk Road" and is the better partner for many countries.