Beijing

YCW was founded in Beijing in 2009. As it is located in China's capital, the chapter has garnered strong interest from the diplomatic, business, academic and journalistic circles. YCW Beijing has hosted distinguished speakers including:

- Zhu Feng, professor of Peking University's School of International Studies and Executive Director of the Collaborative Innovation Center for South China Sea Studies at Nanjing University.
- Ian Bremmer, President of Eurasia Group
- David Dollar, the former Economic and Financial Emissary to China for the US Treasury
- Barry Naughton, Sokwanlok Chair of Chinese International Affairs of University of California, San Diego.

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Beijing – The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election and Its Ramifications For U.S.-China Relations with Senator Robert Hertzberg [Thurs, March 24]

Beijing – The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election and Its Ramifications For U.S.-China Relations with Senator Robert Hertzberg [Thurs, March 24]

In today’s current state of mistrust in the U.S.-China relationship, one thing that does not seem to be ameliorating the situation is the 2016 U.S. presidential election cycle. China is often characterized as a job-stealing, currency-manipulating, territory-seizing superpower towards which

Beijing – ‘The Outlook for China-Russia Energy Ties’, Wang Tao of Carnegie–Tsinghua Center and Alexander Gabuev of Carnegie Moscow Center

Beijing – ‘The Outlook for China-Russia Energy Ties’, Wang Tao of Carnegie–Tsinghua Center and Alexander Gabuev of Carnegie Moscow Center

The Carnegie Endowment’s Alex Gabuev and Wang Tao join Young China Watchers to examine the current economic and geopolitical dimensions of China-Russia energy cooperation and how it affects the two countries’ broader bilateral relationship. They will assess how the two