Zhao offers a quick history of China's foreign policy since 1949 and then offers a provocative assessment of it today.
Making it harder to "buy" China, Inc.
Investors in Chinese companies listed on U.S. stock exchanges have been on a roller coaster of late.
Chinese take to the air
Before the pandemic, increasingly affluent Chinese were flying all over their country and the world. American aerospace companies have benefited as China's airlines have grown in size and reach. But a new Chinese competitor to the established manufacturers is entering the arena.
Locking down. Again.
China's locking down to cope with its most widespread covid-19 outbreaks since 2020.
China, Ukraine and the United States
The Canadian embassy in Beijing has shared its support for Ukraine with Chinese via a sign on its wall and via Weibo.
China and Ukraine have been building a significant economic relationship, one that has occasionally troubled the United States. Here we look at these ties in the context of Russia's invasion.
Looking at the U.S. Justice Department's China Initiative
Links to interviews USCI has conducted and documents it has collected relating to the Justice Department's push to curb Chinese economic espionage.
The Future of U.S. and China Innovation and Tech Competitiveness
Academic, business, economic and legal experts discuss U.S. innovation and tech competitiveness vis-a-vis China, IPR concerns in China, and the impact of President Biden's executive order for competition on U.S. innovation and competitiveness.
Update - U.S. Dept. of Justice on Its China Initiative
Several months into the Biden administration, the U.S. Department of Justice issued this update on its China Initiative. Matthew Olsen has replaced John Demers as Assistant Attorney General for National Security. Many remain critical of the initiative's design and implementation, though not of its intent to protect U.S. intellectual property and national security. The page below reproduces (with some editorial notes) the DOJ report.
US-China governments, Virtual Summit between Xi Jinping and Joseph Biden, Nov. 15, 2021
U.S. White House, Readout on the Virtual Summit
U.S. Industry Organizations, Letter to Biden administration on US-China affairs, Nov. 12, 2021
A list of the groups joining the letter is at the bottom.
Looking at China's Economy
Track China's rise to the world's second largest economy and its economic ties to the U.S. through USCI events, newsletters and document collections.
U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai: Openness, inclusion and fairness essential at home and as principles in dealing with China
Resilience, inclusion and communication central in her remarks
The Dragon Roars Back – Mao, Deng and Xi Jinping and China’s evolving relations with the world - Zhao Suisheng 赵穗生, University of Denver
Join us for a book talk with Suisheng Zhao on how Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, and Xi Jinping each conceived and executed radically different approaches to China's relations with others.