Benedict Altier

Benedict Altier

Benedict Altier studied Chinese at University of Oxford and now researches and writes about the Chinese digital economy.

Monthly Roundup - May 2021

Monthly Roundup - May 2021
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Featuring updates on China's crypto crackdown, shifts in China's demographics and tech culture.

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Benedict Altier
digital currency
Monthly Roundup - April 2021

Monthly Roundup - April 2021
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Featuring updates on Chinese technology regulation, climate-friendly investing and the Digital Silk Road.

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Benedict Altier
6g
Monthly Roundup - January 2021

Monthly Roundup - January 2021
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Featuring updates on autonomous vehicles, upcoming startup IPOs and a new report on reskilling China's work-force.

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Benedict Altier
autonomous vehicles
Welcome to Silicon Roads

Welcome to Silicon Roads
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Silicon Roads aims to document and analyse the trends that are shaping China's digital economy.

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Benedict Altier
Central Government and Blockchain in China

Central Government and Blockchain in China
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Blockchain governance is led by the centre through the creation of a framework for incentivising local government innovation, regulating platforms and supporting startups

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Benedict Altier
blockchain
The Rise of Chinese Blockchain

The Rise of Chinese Blockchain
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Interest in blockchain in China has exploded over the past four years, fuelled by government support policies encouraging investment in strategically important technologies.

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Benedict Altier
blockchain
Chinese Local Governments and Blockchain

Chinese Local Governments and Blockchain
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Local governments compete to achieve central recognition and prestige for regional blockchain initiatives

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Benedict Altier
blockchain
Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent's Roles in Chinese AI Development

Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent's Roles in Chinese AI Development
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China's three leading internet companies are key drivers in Chinese AI development and have invested in the majority of the highest valued AI startups.

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Benedict Altier
artificial intelligence