Zhong Wei Professor, Beijing Normal University
Oct 21 , 2019
Chinese and U.S. economies are highly complementary, and cooperation between them has an important bearing on the efficacy of global governance and the sustainability of global economic growth. Yet the ongoing trade war continues to do harm to both economies and to erode trust between the two nations.
John Gong Research Fellow, Charhar Institute
Oct 16 , 2019
With the United States talking about an incremental approach, the dispute could drag on indefinitely. But both sides have incentive to call it quits — preferably sooner than later.
Giulio Pugliese King’s College London, War Studies
Oct 10 , 2019
The United States-China trade war will make us all poorer and exacerbate the risks of war.
James H. Nolt Adjunct Professor at New York University
Sep 30 , 2019
Prospects of a trade deal in the latest round of negotiations are no nearer, because the fundamental conceptions of the two sides are so far apart.
Zhao Minghao Research Fellow, Charhar Institute
Sep 30 , 2019
In a fluid negotiating environment where some issues cannot be solved through a trade deal, an interim agreement may be best for both sides. Washington should consider the idea carefully.
Jeremie Waterman President, China Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Sep 26 , 2019
There are significant and worrisome cracks forming in the commercial relationship between the US and China; neither party should have to resort to large-scale actions like tariffs in order to remedy their trade disputes.
- A Global Crisis in the Making: The Destruction of the Amazon Fueled by the Trade War and Meat Consumption
Mikaila Smith J.D. Candidate at the University of Chicago Law School
Sep 20 , 2019
The massive fires in the Amazon Rainforest have ignited concern and sparked debates about the main actors behind climate change. Now the question remains – are the primary countries responsible going to take the action necessary to save the planet?
He Weiwen Senior Fellow, Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies
Sep 18 , 2019
High pressure from the United States hurts, but it won’t work in the long run. China doesn’t want the dispute to continue because there’s no good reason to damage two major economies and the world.
Sep 17 , 2019
Waves of customers clamoring to get into the newly opened Costco in Shanghai demonstrates the continued appetite of the Chinese market for American goods and, more fundamentally, the mutual reliance of the two markets. Neither side can afford a complete “decoupling.” The two parties should reasonably manage their disputes for the benefit of their respective economies.
Zainab Zaheer Development Consultant
Sep 13 , 2019
China and the United States have both been taking hard hits from their now 14-month trade war. How will the two countries proceed, and, more importantly, is the world truly in jeopardy now that the world’s two largest economies are faltering?