Michael Tai

Dr Michael Tai, from Cambridge University, is a visiting scholar at the National Taiwan University's Graduate Institute of National Development.
Michael Tai
Dr Michael Tai, from Cambridge University, is a visiting scholar at the National Taiwan University's Graduate Institute of National Development.

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Opinion | Two reasons Taiwan must come to terms with China, despite mixed signals from the electorate

Taiwan’s economy is now inextricably linked to China and the Taiwanese people appear unwilling to pay a high price for independence. In economic terms, China does not need Taiwan in the same way that Taiwan needs China, and Beijing can afford to play a waiting game.

6 Dec 2018 - 12:27PM
Two reasons Taiwan must come to terms with China, despite mixed signals from the electorate

Taiwan’s economy is now inextricably linked to China and the Taiwanese people appear unwilling to pay a high price for independence. In economic terms, China does not need Taiwan in the same way that Taiwan needs China, and Beijing can afford to play a waiting game.

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