Penelope B. Prime, Georgia State University
Zoom Webinar 7:30 (EDT)
The U.S. and China are major trading and investment partners. Conflicting views on what is fair trade led to a bilateral trade war with escalating tariffs on both sides. Efforts to re-establish trade and investment flows have been thwarted by geo-political concerns. Accusations of cyber theft and information warfare on top of the Coronavirus challenges have increasingly strained normal economic interactions. What is happening in terms of decoupling, what policies and factors are behind the changes, and what is at stake?