Daily News

Year ahead: China

Biden faces challenges in cooperating with China -- and, with allies, against it

December 31, 2020
When President-elect Joe Biden takes office in mid-January, a new dynamic inevitably will emerge in the U.S.-China relationship. The question is: Will it resemble the reset called for by some prominent Chinese officials, a more adversarial approach suggested by Biden during the campaign, or a mix of competitive and collaborative strategies? Biden campaigned on reviving multilateral alliances and has said his China strategy will be grounded in efforts to work with allies to pressure Beijing. But Chinese efforts to curry...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, behind-the-scenes reporting on the trade relations with China and the changes being made by the Trump administration.