China’s Emerging Role in the World and U.S.-China Relations

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June 20, 2017 China’s Emerging Role in the World and U.S.-China Relations

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Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017

9:30 am - 1:00 pm

The Heritage Foundation

214 Massachusetts Ave NE
Washington, DC



Edwin J. Feulner, Ph.D., President, The Heritage Foundation


SESSION 1: Globalization with Chinese Characteristics

Justin Yifu Lin, Ph.D., Director, Center for New Structural Economics, Peking University 

James A. Dorn, Ph.D., Vice President for Monetary Studies, Cato Institute

Phillip L. Swagel, Ph.D., Professor in International Economic Policy, University of Maryland

Wen Yi, Ph.D., Assistant Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis

Chen Ping, Ph.D., Professor of Economics, Doctoral Supervisor, National School of Development, Peking University


SESSION 2: Foreign Policy after the Party Congress

Jia Qingguo, Ph.D., Professor and Dean, Department of Diplomacy, School of International Studies, Peking University

David M. Finkelstein, Ph.D., Vice President and Director, China Studies, CNA

Michael J. Green, Ph.D., Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS

Sun Zhe, Ph.D., Adjunct Senior Research Scholar and Co-Director of the China Initiative at Columbia University



P.H. Yu, Ph.D., Chief Advisor, Advisory Board, Center for New Structural Economics, Peking University 


Since the April summit between President Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping, subsequent international events have made it difficult to assess the true trajectory of U.S.-China relations. Join us as our panels of distinguished experts examine two of the main drivers of the relationship – economics and foreign policy – especially looking toward potential developments after the 19th National Party Congress in the fall.