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Russia, China, and the Battle for Global Dominance

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Catherine Ashton, Robert Kagan, Kishore Mahbubani, and Ivo Daalder discuss the new geopolitical order emerging from Russia and China’s efforts to counter US power.

Against a backdrop of Russian and Chinese flags, Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the end of a joint press briefing in Beijing's Great Hall of the People.
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Beyond the Page: Isaac Stone Fish on China's Growing Influence in the US

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In our first Beyond the Page book club event for Council members, author Isaac Stone Fish leads a conversation with readers on his book, “America Second.”

Book cover of America Second, with a glass of wine next to it

America, China, and the Avoidable War

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Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd discussed the foreign policy objectives of the United States and China and how these superpowers can prevent competition from sparking a conflict.

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China and the Digital Yuan: What's at Stake?

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A panel of experts discussed the digital yuan’s economic and security implications for China and the ripple effects it may have across the global economy.

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China's Technology Competition

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While China accelerates its efforts towards technological dominance, an expert panel assessed how the United States should position itself for economic, military, and political success.

Chinese astronauts getting ready for rocket launch.
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China's Rise and Reach: The Belt and Road City

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This workshop, part of the Great Powers and Urbanization Project, examines how Belt and Road cities are likely to shape patterns of globalization in the 21st century.

View of the New York City skyline with a blue sky
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Why China is Challenging US Superpower Status Now

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In light of current tensions in the bilateral relationship between the US and China, a panel of experts discusses its state and challenges for the future.

Government officials from the US and China meet in Alaska
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China Goes Green

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Yifei Li of NYU Shanghai and Judith Shapiro of American University discuss China's green authoritarianism and its implications for the environment and international politics.

People hold shopping bags as they walk under a giant screen showing a news footage of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at a shopping area in Beijing
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US Ambassador to China Branstad on US-China Relations

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Members at the Sponsor level and higher joined Ambassador Branstad for a discussion on China's influence on the global economy and what it means for the United States.

President Donald Trump, left, and President Xi Jinping of China
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Weijian Shan's Improbable Journey from China's Gobi Desert to Wall Street

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Economist and author Weijian Shan joined the Council to consider what lessons can we learn about America and China and their continued competition in the global economy.

The Wall Street Bull sculpture in New York City's Financial District
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