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Christopher Balding is an associate professor of finance and economics at Peking University's HSBC Business School, located in Shenzhen, China. He is the author of "Sovereign Wealth Funds: The New Intersection of Money and Power" and has published in Review of International Economics, International Finance Review and Journal of Public Economic Theory. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.