Barbara Hackman Franklin
29th U.S. Secretary of Commerce, President and CEO of Barbara Franklin Enterprises
Jan 11 , 2018
Trade and foreign direct investment mushroomed in the ensuing years until today, when economic ties form the very foundation of the Sino-U.S. relationship. It began with President Bush’s vision and leadership 25 years ago.
Feb 03 , 2017
A trade war, such as some are predicting, harms both countries, creates uncertainty for many other countries, and is an activity that does not belong anywhere in the interconnected global world of the 21st century. I believe this will be averted. Instead, I truly believe the two presidents are pragmatic and understanding of the stakes involved, and will start a communication and negotiation process that results in wins for both countries.