Stephen heads the Greater China research team in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Taipei. His fourth book, ‘大国经济之路 ’ (The Challenges of China’s Economy), was published in 2010.
Stephen has a PhD from the Department of Government, London School of Economics and Political Science, and a first class Honours degree from Cambridge University. He was Head of the Asia Programme at London’s Chatham House, and deputy editor of The Economist's The World in... magazine. He has worked in rural Kenya and Mozambique, doing relief work, as well as teaching.