Yuan Zheng Researcher, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Jun 12 , 2018
A number of factors have pushed the US towards more confrontation with China.
Minxin Pei Tom and Margot Pritzker ’72 Professor of Government , Claremont McKenna College
Jun 08 , 2018
For most observers of the unfolding trade war between the U.S. and China, the casus belli is the convergence of China’s unfair trade practices with U.S. President Donald Trump’s protectionist credo. But this reading misses a critical development: the demise of America’s decades-long policy of engagement with China.
An Gang Research Fellow, Center for International Strategy and Security, Tsinghua University
Jun 06 , 2018
The relationship is now one of competition and change.
Chen Jimin Associate Research Fellow, CPC Party School
May 28 , 2018
There is no direct geostrategic competition between China and the United States.
Yin Chengde Research Fellow, China Foundation for International Studies
May 24 , 2018
He is not so different from his predecessors – he just cares less about covering his unilateralist, protectionist, and hegemonist inclinations.
Wu Zurong Research Fellow, China Foundation for Int'l Studies
May 18 , 2018
US policy towards China is marred by flawed and unrealistic goals.
Doug Bandow Senior Fellow, Cato Institute
May 18 , 2018
Substantial political controls over Chinese businesses may prove incompatible with a creative, innovative economy.
Wang Wen Executive dean of Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies at Renmin University
May 17 , 2018
There is no country that could defeat the US, except the US itself.
Jared McKinney PhD student, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
May 11 , 2018
2018 is proving to be a tense and complex year for relations between the U.S. and China. British historian Herbert Butterfield came up with five enduring lessons of history which remind us of the fragility of international order, the incalculable consequences of war, and the temptations of power. As both American and Chinese diplomats negotiate the intricacies of today’s questions, they would do well to keep these lessons in mind.
Joseph S. Nye Professor, Harvard University
May 10 , 2018
But no one should be tempted by exaggerated projections of Chinese power. If the US maintains its alliances with democratic Japan and Australia and continues to develop good relations with India, it will hold the high cards in Asia. In the global military balance, China lags far behind, and in terms of demography, technology, the monetary system, and energy dependence, the US is better placed than China in the coming decade. In the Soft Power 30 index, China ranks 25th, while the US is third.