John Pomfret, award-winning journalist and author of new book “The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom: America and China, 1776 to the Present,” speaks to YCW about how Sino-U.S. relations today stem from a rich history of civilian interaction, and how China may profit from the Trump administration.
Speaker Interview – Claire Reade: Senior Counsel at Arnold & Porter
What are the long-term economic consequences of a trade war between China and the United States? What is the future of free trade agreements around the world after the election of Donald Trump? Obama’s former top trade rep gives her insights.
Speaker Interview – Philippe Le Corre: Challenges and Successes of Chinese Foreign Investments
What are the challenges and keys to success for Chinese foreign investments in Europe and the US? In this interview, Philippe Le Corre, visiting fellow at Brookings, shares examples and insights of stumbling blocks and success stories, the influence of culture, traditions, and political systems.
Featured Young China Watcher – Molly Roberts: Assistant Professor at University of California, San Diego
In this insightful interview, Molly Roberts discusses her research into the inner workings of censorship in China, and why the Chinese government doesn’t remove as many negative comments as people think.
Partner Post – Podcast Interview: Zhang Jieping, Chief Editor at Initium
Chief Editor of Initium, a Hong Kong-based online platform, speaks to YCW Partner MERICS about journalistic principles in a restrictive political environment.