Eurasia Group | US and China could reach a fragile agreement, says Eurasia Group

US and China could reach a "fragile agreement," says Eurasia Group

10 October 2019

Michael Hirson of Eurasia Group says he's inclined to be "short-term optimistic" on US-China trade relations. He also says, when it comes to relations between Beijing and Washington, "there's no going back to the pre-Trump era," even if a Democrat wins the 2020 elections.

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Eurasia Group China and Northeast Asia practice head Michael Hirson.
Michael Hirson leads Eurasia Group's coverage of China, with a focus on macroeconomic and financial policies, economic reforms, and political developments affecting foreign firms and investors. Prior to joining the firm, Michael served three years as US Treasury's chief representative in Beijing, engaging with China's government and the private sector on a broad set of macroeconomic, financial, and investment issues.