U.S.–China Week: Trump incoherence and Xi’s Florida visit, Kushner’s role, North Korea, trade (2017.04.03)

Welcome to Issue 94 of U.S.–China Week. It’s Trump–Xi week around here, and most of this edition focuses on the now-confirmed meeting between the two leaders this week.

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U.S.–China Week: Xi to meet Trump but may not stay at Mar-a-Lago (2017.03.28)

Welcome to Issue 93 of U.S.–China Week, coming to you once again on Tuesday, due to travel and meetings here in the Netherlands, where the Leiden Asia Centre is hosting fascinating discussions on China–EU cyberspace policies and data protection. This edition is abbreviated; back to normal next week.

More than two weeks after the first public reports that Presidents Xi Jinping…

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U.S.–China Week: Tillerson’s ‘mutual respect,’ Scarborough outpost, trade winds, Chinese students in Iowa (2017.03.21)

Welcome to Issue 92 of U.S.–China Week, coming to you on Tuesday this week due to travel. New at SupChina, I have a long-ish article examining China’s domestic cybersecurity policies and what the focus on “secure and controllable” means for international business. It turns out there was a lot of attention to these issues this week. FT ran a feature…

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U.S.–China Week: Xi’s trip to Mar-a-Lago; THAAD in, Park out (2017.03.13)

Welcome to Issue 91 of U.S.–China Week. Coming to you this week from Berkeley, Calif., where I am attending the EastWest Institute’s Global Cyberspace Cooperation Summit, this edition is abbreviated due to travel. On the cyberspace theme, I wrote up my “Observations on China’s new international cyberspace cooperation strategy” for Lawfare.

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U.S.–China Week: Yang Jiechi meets Trump, NPC, NK missiles, Huntsman for deputy at State? China’s cyber co-op strategy (2017.03.06)

Welcome to Issue 90 of U.S.–China Week. Thank you to all who wrote in over the last week with extremely helpful feedback on experimental changes to U.S.–China Week. I’m going to keep iterating, and I’ll be writing back to each of you soon. More thoughts are always welcomed. Because I recently led with Pew numbers suggesting U.S. views of China were increasingly unfavorable,…

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