Stephen Orlins

Stephen Orlins

Stephen Orlins is president of the National Committee on US-China Relations, and was previously managing director of Carlyle Asia, chairman of the board of Taiwan Broadband Communications, and president of Lehman Brothers Asia. He was a member of the State Department legal team that helped establish diplomatic relations with the People’s Republic of China, is fluent in Mandarin and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

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Opinion | US-China strategic competition has worsened the impact of the coronavirus, harming the people of both nations. It needs to stop

The US should recognise that its designation of China as a strategic competitor creates a self-fulfilling prophecy. Would Beijing be more or less willing to listen to a partner or strategic competitor regarding issues such as Hong Kong?

21 May 2020 - 3:16AM

The US should recognise that its designation of China as a strategic competitor creates a self-fulfilling prophecy. Would Beijing be more or less willing to listen to a partner or strategic competitor regarding issues such as Hong Kong?

US-China strategic competition has worsened the impact of the coronavirus, harming the people of both nations. It needs to stop
As US-China strategic rivalry heats up, don’t forget the successes of engagement

Warnings from the Trump administration about China as a strategic competitor ignore the progress that has been made and the benefits trade has brought to the US economy.

9 Jun 2018 - 1:00AM

Warnings from the Trump administration about China as a strategic competitor ignore the progress that has been made and the benefits trade has brought to the US economy.

As US-China strategic rivalry heats up, don’t forget the successes of engagement