Illustration: Craig Stephens Illustration: Craig Stephens
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Chi Wang
Opinion

Opinion

Chi Wang

Why Germany’s China policy is unlikely to change, post Merkel

  • The depth of Sino-German trade relations makes a dramatic change in policy on either side unlikely
  • An understanding has been reached where Berlin can press Beijing on human rights, without hurting trade relations, while China will also maintain the status quo and not use economic coercion

Illustration: Craig Stephens Illustration: Craig Stephens
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Chi Wang

Chi Wang

Chi Wang, a former head of the Chinese section of the US Library of Congress, is president of the US-China Policy Foundation.