Chinese investment in the US is slowing primarily because Chinese outbound investment (ODI) is slowing in general, due to a slowing economy, not because Trump has blocked some trade deals on the grounds of “national security”.Read More
About the Author
Antonio Graceffo, PhD, China-MBA is the author of seven books about China and Southeast Asia. He has worked as a lecturer and as a program director of business education and research for joint venture universities in China. Antonio holds a PhD from Shanghai University of Sport, where he wrote his dissertation, in Chinese. In addition, Antonio received his China-MBA, from Shanghai Jiaotong University, and is currently completing a second PhD at School of Economics Shanghai University, specializing in China –US Trade, China’s Belt and Road Initiative, and Trump-China economics. His China economic reports are published at The Foreign Policy Journal and The Shanghai Institute of American Studies, a China government think tank.
President Trump has ordered an investigation into China for intellectual property theft, which threatens US-China trade relations.Read More
While some of US’s and China’s policy aims may be at odds, the two countries are finding areas where their interests overlap, and neither wants a trade war.Read More
Despite a proliferation of conspiracy theories, there is no evidence the US decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement was motivated by corruption.Read More