As the COVID-19 pandemic presents unprecedented challenges to every level of the global economy, the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations is bringing together leading American and Chinese experts on economics and trade to share analysis and projections on the issues. We invite you to join us for a series of virtual programs, Coronavirus Crisis: What it means for U.S.-China Economic & Trade Relations, over the next month.

The first program in the series, Coronavirus Crisis: The Short and Long-Term Economic Impact in China and the United States, was held on April 29, 2020, and featured:

  • Gao Shanwen, Chief Economist, Essence Securities Co., Ltd. 
  • Huang Yiping, Professor of Economics and Deputy Dean, National School of Development, Peking University  
  • Catherine Mann, Global Chief Economist, Citi
  • Mark Zandi, Chief Economist, Moody's Analytics

For speaker bios, please click here. The second and third parts of this series will take place in May. Please continue to check our website for more information about upcoming programs.

For more information on the potential economic, social, and political impacts of the coronavirus outbreak, and its long-term implications for U.S.-China relations, please visit our Coronavirus Impact Series.

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