G.E. Anderson is a finance/China/politics specialist who has been either living in or frequently traveling to China for nearly two decades. He is currently finishing a PhD at UCLA where his research focuses on business-government relations in China’s auto industry. He has previously worked as a teacher, commercial lending analyst and CFO of a non-profit organization. Prior to matriculating at UCLA he was Finance Director for Charles Schwab’s Tokyo-based joint venture. He is also a contributing writer for Forbes China Tracker and he blogs at http://ChinaBizGov.blogspot.com.