News | June 22, 2021

How to Engage with China

By A Panel of Experts INSS Speaker Series


Although consensus appears to have been reached in the United States on the adversarial nature of our relationship with China, opinions on how to engage—or disengage—with China are diverse. Secretary of State Antony Blinken says the U.S. – China relationship will be “competitive when it should be, collaborative when it can be and adversarial when it must be.” Is that a viable approach, or is it naïve?

Speaker Bio

Panelists include:

  • Dr. Anna Ashton, Vice President, Government Affairs, US-China Business Council
  • Ms. Rachel Odell, Research Fellow in the East Asia Program at the Quincy Institute
  • Dr. Kori Schake, Director of Foreign and Defense Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute