Fan Gang is the director of the Beijing-based think tank, the National Economic Research Institute. Photo: XinhuaFan Gang is the director of the Beijing-based think tank, the National Economic Research Institute. Photo: Xinhua
Fan Gang is the director of the Beijing-based think tank, the National Economic Research Institute. Photo: Xinhua

Trade war: China, US tensions will persist despite phase one deal, says renowned scholar

  • The interim deal, announced last week, is a ‘good thing’ according to National Economic Research Institute director Fan Gang
  • But a mainstream view among Chinese government researchers is that the United and China are engaged in a rivalry that ‘won’t be fixed as quick as five to 10 years’
Topic |   US-China trade war
Fan Gang is the director of the Beijing-based think tank, the National Economic Research Institute. Photo: XinhuaFan Gang is the director of the Beijing-based think tank, the National Economic Research Institute. Photo: Xinhua
Fan Gang is the director of the Beijing-based think tank, the National Economic Research Institute. Photo: Xinhua
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