A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
Jonathan Rothwell Speaks at the China Card Conference
Jonathan Rothwell, Gallup’s Senior Economist, spoke on the “What People Think and Why It Matters” panel at the China Card conference on September 29, 2016.
Jonathan Rothwell, Gallup’s Senior Economist, researches and publishes on a broad range of topics and advises Gallup clients and associates on research questions and economic analysis. Findings from his research have been reported by many news organizations, including The Economist, The Wall Street Journal,The New York Times, The Washington Post, Vox and The Atlantic. Before joining Gallup, Rothwell was a fellow at the Brookings Institution’s Metropolitan Policy Program. Rothwell was educated at Penn State and Princeton University.
Tensions evident in the recent European Union-China virtual summit reflect the increasing skepticism in Europe toward China and the worries over Ukraine and economic ties as well as human rights and environmental issues.