The US’ lack of long-term strategy will only make China stronger and wiser under Xi Jinping
- The trade war notwithstanding, the US has been slow to defend the world order from China. In the past decade, it has failed to develop a coherent strategy to manage China’s ascent, and a possible change of government next year won’t help
Andreea Leonte is Fellow for China Studies at the Romanian Institute for the Study of the Asia-Pacific (RISAP). Her main research interests are global environmental issues, China's legal system, the Belt and Road Initiative, trade and market access in China.