A piece of Chinese classics, Old-Script Document of Antiquities (Guwen Shangshu). On the competition between Classicism and modernisation, see the new paper Shadows of the Sages, coming soon.
Chicheng is an assistant professor of economics at the University of Hong Kong. His research areas are in development economics and economic history, focusing on the roles of historical culture, institutions, and human capital in long-term economic and financial development. His research contexts are primarily the economic history of China and the Sino-West contact since the fifteenth century.