China Business Cast
Ep. 95: Trade wars and cultural differences with Richard Conrad
Today's podcast we are talking about trade wars and cultural differences with Richard Conrad, author of "Culture Hacks: Deciphering Differences in American, Chinese, and Japanese Thinking".
Today's podcast we are talking about trade wars and cultural differences with Richard Conrad, author of "Culture Hacks"
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About Richard Conrad
- Richard Conrad grew up in Washington, DC, studied engineering and economics at Vanderbilt University, earned a master’s degree in economics as a local student at Fudan University in Shanghai, China, and later earned an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
- He worked for the last sixteen years for a large US money management firm researching, analyzing, and investing in Chinese and Japanese equities.
- Richard is fluent in Chinese and Japanese and continues to live in Asia with his family.
- Richard tells a little bit of his background. What does he do, and what’s his relationship to China.
- Discussion about studying in China as a foreigner - different way to teach
- Richard explains how he connected to Asia at first - Japan to start
- Insights about why do Americans think differently from Chinese and Japanese people.
- Languages and behaviors in Asia - then globally.
- Discussion about absolute and relative truth.
- How does this impact the current trade war and tech war.
- Where do you see things go from here? Further down hill, before things normalize?
- Ways to get in touch with Richard
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