The Council on Foreign Relations’ inaugural C.V. Starr & Co. Annual Lecture on China featured NCUSCR President Stephen Orlins and Director Elizabeth Economy, as well as Ely Ratner and Nicholas Kristof for a panel discussion on the future of U.S.-China relations amidst ongoing trade frictions, tensions in the South China Sea, and political, demographic, and economic developments within China itself. Recorded 2/19/19.


Elizabeth C. Economy
C.V. Starr Senior Fellow & Director for Asia Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
Director, National Committee on U.S.-China Relations

Stephen A. Orlins
President, National Committee on U.S.-China Relations

Ely Ratner
Executive Vice President & Director of Studies, Center for a New American Security


Nicholas D. Kristof
Columnist, The New York Times