Image Source: The Strategist, June 30th, 2016 Since the Mar-a-Lago Summit in early April: questions about how the Sino-American relationship will congeal under the Trump administration have been brought to the forefront. Kurt Campbell, former Assistant Secretary of State under President Obama, gave his thoughts at a recent event held by The United States Institute for Peace (USIP) in conjunction with The Carter Center. The topic: where can the United States and China work together in Africa in the realm of security. Having been instrumental in formulating the new American policy toward China known as the “pivot” , Mr....Read More
Category: Forums on US-China Relations
Chinese and US scholars on Wednesday stressed the importance of exchanges in various fields to reduce differences and enhance mutual trust at a forum co-hosted by the Carter Center and the Global Times in Nanjing, East China’s Jiangsu Province. As China still lags behind the US in many aspects, it is confusing that the US considers China to be a threat, Hu Xijin, editor-in-chief of the Global Times said, adding that an incisive discussion was welcome at the Third US-China Young Scholars Forum over where the US worries were from . “The gap [in development and national strength] between...Read More
Last Friday, October 16, The Carter Center and Global Times jointly convened the second annual U.S.-China Young Scholars Forum (YSF), a platform for both seasoned experts and talented newcomers to interact, network, and present research on pressing issues facing the future development of U.S.-China relations. Fittingly, the theme for this year’s YSF was “Voice of the Young Generation: How U.S.-China Relations Will Shape the International Order of the Future.” As the forum organizers had intended, the 2015 YSF served as a space for scholars of U.S.-China relations to assemble and exchange ideas. The Carter Center and Global Times were...Read More
Nov 6, 2014 | Forums on US-China Relations |
Steve Orlins is the president of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations. The following is the full text of his speech in Beijing for the The Carter Center’s 4th Annual Forum on U.S.-China Relations. I can speak English faster than Chinese so let me speak English in the 8 minutes I have. The views expressed today are my own and not those of NCUSCR. Let me thank Ambassador Baucus for his service to our country in the U.S. Senate and now here in China. At the time that Senator Baucus was beginning to serve in the U.S. senate in 1978,...Read More
Every week, China Program’s Senior Advisor Dr. Robert A. Kapp compiles a reading list and provides commentary, for you to better understand China.
Robert A. Kapp is senior advisor to the China Program at the Carter Center. He has been principal of Robert A. Kapp and Associates, a business consulting firm, since 2004. From 1994 through 2004 he served as President of the United States-China Business Council…