BEIJING, December 7, 2013 --China Business News (CBN)，a leading business daily in China, announced Financial Books of the Year 2013 during CBN Annual Meeting held on December 7, 2013.
The 24 Financial Books of the Year are recognized with great financial value and unique contributions. The authors, ranging from financial leaders, regulators to economists, attended this event, with a hope that their works could shed some light on China’s economic and financial reforms and pump vitality into the global financial system.
2013 CBN Financial Books of the Year “Big Winner” goes to:
Volcker: The Triumph of Persistence, by William L. Silber
2013 CBN Financial Books of the Year “Short List” include:
The Unloved Dollar Standard: From Bretton Woods to the Rise of China, by Ronald I. McKinnon;
After the Music Stopped: The Financial Crisis, the Response, and the Work Ahead, by Alan S. Blinder;
China's Road to Greater Financial Stability: Some Policy Perspectives, by Udaibir S. Das, Jonathan Fiechter and Sun Tao.
2013 CBN Financial Books of the Year “Recommended Financial Books” include:
The Battle of Bretton Woods: John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the Making of a New World Order, by Benn Steil;
The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don't, by Nate Silver;
Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work and Think, by Viktor Mayer-Sch?nberger and Kenneth Cukier;
The Great Convergence: Asia, the West and the Logic of One World, by Kishore Mahbubani.
Among others, a number of Chinese books can also be found on the complete list in the appendix.
CBN Financial Book Awards Ceremony boasted a star-studded lineup. Liu Shijin, Deputy Director of Development Research Center of the State Council, and Yang Kaisheng, former President of Industrial and Commercial Bank, delivered the keynote speeches.
Among the guests who shared their views on the books were Zhu Min, Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Wan Jianhua, Chairman of Guotai Junan Securities, Nie Qingping, General Manager of China Securities Finance Corporation Limited, Peng Wensheng, Chief Economist of China International Capital Corporation limited, Jia Kang, Director of Research Institute for Fiscal Science, Ministry of Finance, Wang Xiaolu, Deputy Director of National Economic Research Institute, etc.
Other award-winning authors shared their viewpoints through videos, including Paul Volcker, former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, William L. Silber, Marcus Nadler Professor of Finance and Economics at NYU Stern School of Business, Alan S. Blinder, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University, Udaibir S. Das, Head of Basel III Implementation Group, Basel Committee on Banking Supervision at Bank for International Settlements, Sun Tao, Economist of Asia Pacific Department of the International Monetary Fund, Benn Steil, Director of International Economics of Council on Foreign Relations, Wu Jinglian, Research Fellow of Development Research Center of the State Council, Xie Ping, Executive Vice President of Chinese Investment Corporation, and Chen Dongsheng, Taikang Life Insurance Co., etc.
China Business Network (CBN)
China Business Network (CBN), established in July 2013, is under the management of Shanghai Media Group (SMG). CBN is committed to providing instant, accurate and professional business news and information services to Chinese investors. With relentless efforts in the past decade, CBN has become the largest business media group covering TV, radio, magazine, daily newspaper, website, news agency and information service.
China Business News (CBN)
China Business News, one of China's leading daily business newspapers, is headquartered in Shanghai. With “shoulder the responsibility of the times” as its core value, CBN is the most trusted business newspaper in China, committed to providing professional mainstream reports for the market. To cover in-depth reports, CBN has set up a network nationwide covering Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, etc. Moreover, it has spread the tentacles abroad, with 230 journalists based in New York, Washington D.C., San Francisco, London, Paris, Berlin, Brussels, Tokyo, Seoul, etc.
CBN Annual Meeting
CBN Annual Meeting marks a grand gathering of financial regulators, economists and leaders in the financial industry, providing a platform for exchanging views on global economic overview and prospect. CBN Annual Meeting stages various events, including CBN Financial Value (CFV) Ranking Awards Ceremony, Financial Summit, CBN Financial Book Awards Ceremony, etc.
CBN Financial Value (CFV) Ranking
CFV ranking is selected by a jury of influential Chinese academics, international economists, and financial executives. CFV awards include Financial Game Changers of the Year, Financial Institutions of the Year and Financial Books of the Year, etc.
CBN Financial Value (CFV) Ranking -- 2013 Financial Books of the Year
(The complete list)
Volcker: The Triumph of Persistence
The Unloved Dollar Standard: From Bretton Woods to the Rise of China
After the Music Stopped: The Financial Crisis, the Response, and the Work Ahead
China's Road to Greater Financial Stability : Some Policy Perspectives
The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don't
Big Data:A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live,Work and Think
The Great Convergence: Asia, the West and the Logic of One World
The Battle of Bretton Woods: John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White,
and the Making of a New World Order