Leonardo Dinic, Advisor to the CroAsia Institute
Dec 24, 2021
Semiconductor chips have come into the public consciousness due to an ongoing shortage of the essential tech. Yet the U.S. government has yet to expand domestic chip production, instead reinforcing punitive measures on China’s market-dominant chip industry.
Lawrence Lau, Ralph and Claire Landau Professor of Economics, CUHK
Dec 02, 2021
Containment or isolation of the Chinese economy makes little sense because it means all countries will lose out from the reversing of globalization.
Sajjad Ashraf, Former Adjunct Professor, National University of Singapore
Sep 19, 2021
Growing tensions between China and the U.S. are nothing new, but the consequences of geopolitical exclusivity continue to compound. No country wants to be forced to choose between the first and second largest economy in the world.
Zhang Bei, Assistant Research Fellow, China Institute of International Studies
Aug 24, 2021
The concept of two pillars has gathered momentum worldwide. China may get more tax revenues from the first reform, and the second will have minimal impact. Global tax reform will also have a negligible effect on China’s foreign investment.
Chen Deming, CCG Honorary Chair, Director of China Association of Enterprises with Foreign Investment, Former Minister of Commerce
Aug 12, 2021
China-U.S. relations are the main stress point in the present-day world, and the U.S. has yet to accept China’s bottom lines. While chilly political relations and warm economic ones are the new normal, it is still possible for the two to meet halfway.
He Yafei, Former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
Jun 21, 2021
China, the United States and India have different strategic goals and so their interests conflict — so much so that strategic suspicion has fostered a negative kind of competition in which the other side is labeled as a primary rival. Of course there is a way to break the impasse. But it boils down to whether the parties really want to.
Tom Watkins, President and CEO of the Economic Council of Palm Beach County, FL
Dec 17, 2020
Much has been said about Trump’s provocative methods in dealing with China, but the source of mistrust goes far beyond the outgoing President. Even as Biden takes office, the plethora of conflicts between the U.S. and China threaten to escalate the struggle between two global powers who vie for global influence.
Nov 16, 2020
The world hopes to see reduced friction between the United States and China in the post-pandemic era. If the next U.S. administration can invest seriously in international cooperation, new paths for joining hands and lifting humanity will emerge.
Wu Zhenglong, Senior Research Fellow, China Foundation for International Studies
Jul 02, 2020
The pandemic has become a catalyst that’s driving people to reflect on the whole concept of globalization. It may be that the system we have lived with for 40 years has reached the end of its cycle.
Tao Wenzhao, Honorary Member of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences; Fellow, CASS Institute of American Studies
Jun 19, 2020
Globalization is going to continue, but some rules and practices may need to be adjusted. The world should be open to such adjustments but continue to oppose economic nationalism and trade protectionism.