Dan Steinbock, Founder, Difference Group
Sep 29, 2021
U.S.-Sino ties plunged during the Trump administration, but the downfall has only intensified since Biden’s presidency. Without concrete policy shifts, the tensions, fueled by defense contractors, translate to arms races and elevated nuclear risks in Asia.
He Weiwen, Senior Fellow, Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies
Jul 31, 2021
The measures have dismally failed to meet the objectives of the Trump administration, and Biden should lift them immediately. Doing so, with China following suit, will usher in a new period of robust expansion that supports economic recovery on both sides of the Pacific.
Zhou Xiaoming, Former Deputy Permanent Representative of China’s Mission to the UN Office in Geneva
May 28, 2021
Tariffs have ceased to be an effective bargaining chip for the United States as it seeks concessions from China. The effort at compulsion has been a miserable failure as China adapted effectively and U.S. consumers bore the costs. U.S. President Joe Biden should rethink his approach to relations.
May 09, 2019
Filing formalizes threat made by President Trump and U.S. Trade Representative amid trade talks with Beijing.
Apr 18, 2019
The U.S. trade deficit fell to an eight-month low in February as imports from China plunged.
Feb 15, 2019
China promises subsidy compliance with WTO rules, the U.S. stays skeptical.
Nov 08, 2018
Imports from US shrink, strengthening Beijing’s resolve to resist concessions.
Aug 31, 2018
Trade is essential to the success of America and the American people. It represents about a third of U.S. GDP, and has helped build the U.S. economy into the undisputed #1. Tariffs are bad news for everyone.
Aug 24, 2018
Both the U.S. and China are engaged in a tariffs war. With no end in sight, American producers are operating in an environment of uncertainty. To many Americans workers and producers, the trade war hits much closer to home than most grand geopolitical disputes: local economies and jobs hang in the balance.