John Gong, Professor, University of International Business and Economics
Sep 07, 2021
In Washington, relations between China and the United States are often seen in terms of ideology — a game in which both seek to export their political systems and topple the values of the other. But the more immediate question involves industrial policies.
Minxin Pei, Tom and Margot Pritzker ’72 Professor of Government , Claremont McKenna College
Aug 18, 2021
As the worst trade war since WWII enters its fourth year, it is worth stepping back to survey the overall trajectory of the U.S.-China trade dispute.
Brian Wong, DPhil in Politics candidate and Rhodes Scholar at Balliol College, Oxford
Aug 06, 2021
The U.S. and China conduct hundreds of billions of dollars worth of trade with each other, yet they remain at odds in the political arena. Although each government can claim their grievances, business operators have more to gain with more open communication.
Zhou Xiaoming, Former Deputy Permanent Representative of China’s Mission to the UN Office in Geneva
Jul 16, 2021
The road for Washington and Beijing will continue to be treacherous. Biden’s geopolitical objectives on trade do not portend glorious days of sunshine, but thunderstorms. The trade war is not on its way out but will likely rise again in a different form.
Eric Harwit, Professor, University of Hawaii Asian Studies Program
Jun 21, 2021
Tesla has had an exciting entrance into China, but the future of the electric vehicle company will be determined by how China and the United States prioritize the industry.
Fu Ying, Chair, Center for International Security and Strategy, Tsinghua University
May 27, 2021
Chinese and U.S. interests are profoundly intertwined. Some 85 percent of the members of the American Chamber of Commerce in China have no plan to relocate. In fact, most plan to increase their investment, highlighting the importance of China-U.S. cooperation.
Zainab Zaheer, Development Consultant
Feb 25, 2021
A change in tone Washington’s tone could not be made more obvious - by appointing Katherine Tai to lead U.S.-China trade negotiations, the days of Trump and Mike Pompeo’s belligerent trade policy are over.
Zhang Monan, Senior Fellow, China Center for International Economic Exchanges
Dec 09, 2020
The incoming Biden administration in the United States is unlikely to bring wholesale change to China-U.S. relations, especially in the realm of sci-tech. While some frictions will ease, Biden will attempt to patch up relations with America’s European allies to constrain China.
He Weiwen, Senior Fellow, Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies
Sep 04, 2020
The phase one trade deal between China and the United States got a new lease on life, at least temporarily, by an online dialogue of senior officials. Now, action is needed on both sides to prevent a new meltdown.
Ma Xiaoye, Board Member and Founding Director, Academy for World Watch
Aug 19, 2020
China and the United States need to jointly map the way forward to eliminate as much ambiguity as possible. Proper framing of the issues can serve to avoid biased interpretations and lead to common ground.