Upcoming Hudson-CCG Event: US-China Trade Relations & Challenges

Wednesday,Sep 26, 2018


In light of the escalating trade war with China, Hudson Institute is hosting a symposium regarding recent U.S. and Chinese tariffs and possible solutions to the mounting bilateral trade tensions. The event will consider ideas from both Chinese and American think tank experts regarding the most recent round of tariffs and the lessons that can be learned from the history of U.S.-China relations. The Center for China and Globalization, China’s premiere policy research organization, will introduce China’s concerns and recommended solutions to ending the present-day trade deadlock.


Kenneth R. Weinstein, President and CEO, Hudson Institute

Huiyao Wang, President, Center for China and Globalization (CCG)

Michael Pillsbury, Senior Fellow and Director for China Strategy, Hudson Institute

Arthur Herman,  Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute

Richard Weitz, Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Political-Military Analysis, Hudson Institute

Aparna Pande, Research Fellow and Director, Initiative on the Future of India and South Asia, Hudson Institute

Dr. Miao Lu, Vice President, Center for China and Globalization

Dr. Heiwai Tang, Senior Non-resident Fellow, Center for China and Globalization; Professor, University of International Business and Economics

Dr. Wenshan Jia, Senior Non-resident Fellow, Center for China and Globalization; Professor of Journalism, Renmin University of China



9:15 a.m. — 9:30 a.m.


9:30 a.m. — 9:45 a.m.

Introductory Remarks by Ken Weinstein

9:45 a.m. — 10:15 a.m.

Presentation by Dr. Wang Huiyao and Dr. Miao Lu

10:15 a.m. — 11:15 a.m.

Panel 1: 40 Years of US-China Trade Relations in Review

11:15 a.m. — 12:15 p.m.

Panel 2: Policy Options and Future Scenarios


September 26th, 2018

9:30am to 12:15pm


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About Hudson Institute

Founded in 1961 by strategist Herman Kahn, Hudson Institute challenges conventional thinking and helps manage strategic transitions to the future through interdisciplinary studies in defense, international relations, economics, health care, technology, culture, and law. Hudson seeks to guide public policy makers and global leaders in government and business through a vigorous program of publications, conferences, policy briefings, and recommendations.


About CCG

The Center for China and Globalization is a Beijing-based premier Chinese independent think tank. Founded in 2008, today over 100 in-house researchers and staff serve this thinking hub with 5 regional chapters and 5 overseas representatives. CCG’s research agenda centers on globalization, global governance, international relations, and globalization of talent and Chinese enterprises. It has published numerous monograms, edited volumes, research reports and policy papers with broad public policy impact. The center is a magnate for a constellation of prominent figures from academia, business and policy-making communities at home and abroad. In the 2017 Global Go To Think Tank Index by the University of Pennsylvania Think Tank and Civil Society Program (TTCSP), CCG ranked 91st of the top think tanks worldwide, representing the first Chinese independent think tank to break into top 100 in history. CCG has been consistently ranked by the annual Go To Think Tank Index along with several domestic research institutions as one of the highest ranking independent think tanks in China. CCG has been granted special consultative status by the United Nations ECOSCO.

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