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Global Horizons Virtual: The COVID-19 Crisis & Sino-American Rivalry

JUNE 04, 2020


The COVID-19 pandemic, which has crushed economic growth prospects, has added more antagonism and competition to US-China relations. Will it wreck the fragile trade truce, accelerate a tech separation, and fuel geopolitical competition between the two 21st century superpowers?  

After attending this program, you will be able to:

  • Understand the challenges that businesses will face under new tariff regimes and how to best navigate these successfully
  • Identify the key strategic and operational risks when doing business in China
  • Determine what the future of US-China relations means for multilateral institutions
  • Clarify China's future role for the Asia-Pacific region
  • Understand the impact of COVID-19 on income and wage inequality and poverty rates
  • Apply lessons from the on-going trade discussions and how COVID-19 may alter such conversations

Who Should Attend: Thought leaders, senior executives and principal policy makers responsible for strategy, ESG, security and defense, corporate & country risk, innovation, marketing & communications, government affairs, legal and finance, public policy and human capital

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