U.S.–China Economic Relations in the Next Decade
Barack Obama and Xi Jinping at the White House on February 14, 2012.
On May 21st, US-China 2022 was formally launched at the New York-based Asia Society. The event brought together experts from China and the United States to discuss potential areas for increased bilateral cooperation, the most beneficial ways forward for both countries, and projections of what can be achieved from a continued economic relationship in 2022 — the 50th anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s visit to China.
Featuring presentations from former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger; Mayor Michael Bloomberg; and China-United States Exchange Foundation Chairman Tung Chee Hwa, the discussions and presentations drew upon the findings and recommendations offered in U.S.-China 2022: Economic Relations in the Next 10 Years. With an attendance of over 270 eager participants, the event served as a significant launch opportunity for the report.
Below are some videos featuring highlights from the event.
Henry Kissinger, Former U.S. Secretary of State
C.H. Tung, Former Chief Executive and President of the Executive Council of Hong Kong
Lawrence Lau, Ralph and Claire Landau Professor of Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Chairman, CIC International (Hong Kong) Co., Limited
Michael Spence, William R. Berkley Professor in Economics & Business, New York University Stern School of Business; Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences recipient
Wang Chunzheng, Executive Vice-Chairman, China Center for International Economic Exchanges; Former Director, Economic and Financial Leading Group, CPC
With a panel discussion featuring:
Victor Fung (Moderator), Group Chairman, The Fung Group
Ma Xiuhong, Former Vice Minister of Commerce, People’s Republic of China
Jaana Remes, Principal, McKinsey Global Institute
Orville Schell, Arthur Ross Director, Center on U.S.-China Relations, Asia Society
Peter Seligmann, Chairman and CEO, Conservation International