US Treasury Secretary in Wudaokou
June 01, 2009 | Posted by Chris
US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner today spoke at Wudaokou's Beijing University to discuss the state of the global economy, the New York Times reports. The talk discussed the financial crisis and advocated close cooperation between the US and China to "stabilize and rebalance the world economy." Secretary Geithner will meet with Chinese President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao tomorrow; Beijing University, which is just a walk away from Wudaokou's subway station, previously hosted Sec. Geithner in summer 1981 when he studied abroad there as a 19-year-old college student.