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US-China Trade War: Is this the dawn of a second cold war?

Finance Roundtable

September 19, 2019: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The University of Chicago William Claude Reavis Professor Dali Yang discusses the trade dispute between US and China.

Where

Gleacher
408/420
450 Cityfront Plaza Dr
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

As the trade war grinds on, market jitters and recession worries grow.  China promises 'countermeasures' in trade war and firms worry trade war could last a decade.  Both countries' economies have felt the impact.  Adjusting prices and looking to new markets are among the options for companies affected by trade tensions with the US.  Is a China-US cold war inevitable?

Come and join us for a discussion with Professor Dali Yang, William Claude Reavis Professor in the Department of Political Science and Senior Advisor to the President and Provost on Global Initiatives at The University of Chicago.

Cost

$7 in advance, $10 at door if available

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 9/19/2019

Speaker Profiles

Dali Yang (Speaker)
William Claude Reavis Professor in the Department of Political Science and Senior Advisor to the President

Professor Dali Yang is William Claude Reavis Professor in the Department of Political Science and Senior Advisor to the President and Provost on Global Initiatives at The University of Chicago.  Between 2010 and 2016, Professor Yang was the founding Faculty Director of the University of Chicago Center in Beijing, a university-wide initiative to strengthen exchanges and collaboration with Chinese academic institutions. He is also a non-resident Senior Fellow at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. He is a member of the Committee of 100, a member of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and a member of the China Committee of the Chicago Sister Cities International Program. He is also on the Advisory Board of the Paulson Institute at the University of Chicago. An engineering graduate from Beijing Science and Technology University, Yang received his Ph.D. in political science from Princeton University. He joined the University of Chicago faculty in 1992.

More books and reports by Professor Yang can be found at https://daliyang.org/books/>

Questions

Dora Gu, '12