CEBRI - XII Reunião do Grupo de Análise sobre China: Whither US-China Trade War? Impacts on global trade, technology and finance, and strategies to mitigate risks

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XII Reunião do Grupo de Análise sobre China: Whither US-China Trade War? Impacts on global trade, technology and finance, and strategies to mitigate risks

18/06/2019

During its 12th meeting, CEBRI’s China Analysis Group promoted broad discussions on the economic and geopolitical causes and consequences of trade frictions between China and the United States, considering its impact on different actors and on the multilateral trading system at large. Despite its original focus on trade imbalances, participants noted that the bilateral rivalry’s underlying drivers relate to competition for leadership in high-tech sectors and, fundamentally, to the conciliation of practices associated to different development models. Notwithstanding the uncertainty surrounding the next steps in the dispute, there was a consensus among participants that a complete decoupling between both economies is virtually unfeasible in the short-term and not likely in the long-term. 

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