This episode discusses recent tensions in the US-China trade relationship, including the demands from each side as well as the implications of a US-China trade war. Our guest, Dan Rosen, joins us to discuss the Trump administration’s approach to trade relations with China, the significance of the widening bilateral trade deficit, and the ideal outcomes for both countries. He also expands upon the growing intersections between US economic and security policy in regards to China.
Dan Rosen is a founding partner of Rhodium Group with extensive experience analyzing China’s economy and US-China economic relations. He is also an adjunct associate professor at Columbia University and is affiliated with a number of economics-focused US think tanks. Dan was previously Senior Advisor for International Economic Policy at the White House National Economic Council and National Security Council.