global trade



China Fluffs Up Cotton Price

As China’s trade surpasses the United States making it the world’s largest trading nation, The Wall Street Journal reports China’s demand for cotton is helping the global market by boosting demand: The...

The Great China Debate

Foreign Affairs puts two contesting opinions about China’s rise and global order head-to-head in a recent article. The piece begins with Heritage Foundation research fellow Derek Scissors’ reaction to Arvind...

Biden: "China’s Rise Isn’t Our Demise"

Following his recent visit to Asia, vice president Joe Biden argues in a New York Times op-ed that China’s rise as a global power need not come at America’s expense. Some here and in the region see China’s...

Global Trade: “Everyone’s Afraid of China”

Two recent articles describe different points of friction between China and the global trade system: Beijing’s foot-dragging in complying with current agreements, and the possible effects of China’s rise on the...



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