This book looks at the rationale behind the Belt and Road Initiative by China, and attempts to explain the motivation from economical and historical perspectives. The book also compares trade governance of China with those of the United Kingdom and United States, and analyzes the value construction and promotion process of Chinese trade governance.

chapter 1|6 pages

Trade governance of the Belt and Road Initiative

Economic logic, value choices, and institutional arrangement

chapter 2|16 pages


The precondition of global trade governance

chapter 3|12 pages

Economic logic of the B&R

chapter 4|11 pages

Value choices of B&R trade governance