A piece of Chinese classics, Old-Script Document of Antiquities (Guwen Shangshu). On the competition between the ancients and the moderns, see the new paper Classicism and Modern Growth.
Chicheng is an assistant professor of economics at the University of Hong Kong. His research areas are in development economics, political economy, and economic history, specialising in the roles of 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.