Through collaboration between the Reuters Foundation and the Stanley Foundation, six American reporters were paired up with six Chinese reporters for an international news writing and reporting course in Beijing, China, Nov. 10-14.


There they explored the future of China’s economy, capitalism and communism, freedom of the press issues and China’s rise as a global power.


The participating journalists included:

Laura Conaway, producer, NPR’s Planet Money

Amy Hsuan, business reporter, The Oregonian

Guy Nelson, news director, KUOW

James Ritchie, business reporter, Business Courier of Cincinnati

Nicole Wong, business reporter, The Boston Globe

Katherine Yung, business reporter, The Detroit Free Press


Read some of their stories here:


The Chinese participants filed stories off the week’s reporting as well. Read their stories here:

This page is part of Rising Powers: The New Global Reality, a project from the Stanley Foundation.