Business at the Bund
Undergraduate student Daniel Witcik blogs about studying abroad in Shanghai, China, as part of Stern’s Business & Political Economy program.
The skyline shows what concentrated capital and a desire to grow can do for a city and a country.
My semester started with a 10-day pre-move-in tour of China with my dad. Two days after finishing summer finals we hopped on a plane from Newark, and 14 hours later we found ourselves in central Beijing. This was the perfect way to start discovering the country because Beijing has so many more Chinese characteristics than heavily westernized Shanghai.