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US-China Relations after the Election: The Specter of Decoupling

  • November 10, 2020
  • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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The San Diego World Affairs Council is pleased to invite you to join California State University San Bernardino and WAC Inland SoCal for their presentation: 

US-China Relations after the Election: The Specter of Decoupling

Tuesday, November 10th, 2020 at 3:00 PM PDT - 5:00 PM PDT as part of the:

LOCATION: Virtual – on-line.

OVERVIEW:  China continues to grow in both economic and military power, and relations between China and the United States will be a primary geopolitical element of world affairs in the 21st Century.  Balancing trade and the intertwined economies of both national powers will require knowledge, dialogue, and on-going diplomacy.   The China Town Hall offers such a forum.

SPEAKERS:   Barry Naughton, PhD, UC San Diego  (3:00 PM)

                        Ray Dalio, Bridgewater Associates  (4:00 PM)

COST: Free to members




Barry Naughton is the So Kwanlok Professor at the School of Global Policy and Strategy, University of California, San Diego.  Naughton’s work on the Chinese economy focuses on market transition; industry and technology; foreign trade; and political economy. His first book, Growing Out of the Plan, won the Ohira Prize in 1996, and a new edition of his popular survey and textbook, The Chinese Economy: Adaptation and Growth, appeared in 2018.  Naughton did his dissertation research in China in 1982, and received his Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University in 1986. 


National Committee on US China Relations
keynote speaker

Ray Dalio is Co-Chief Investment Officer & Co-Chairman of Bridgewater Associates, L.P.  Join renowned investor, philanthropist and New York Times best-selling author Ray Dalio for the CHINA Town Hall keynote on the forces that underpin the most important global issues of our time, and the critical roles of the United States and China in an era of monumental worldwide change.


Mailing Address

San Diego World Affairs Council (SDWAC)

PO Box 34010

San Diego, CA 92163


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