Tammy Tam
Tammy Tam

SCMP Columnist

City Beat by Tammy Tam

Will a Biden presidency give Hong Kong a break, or is it the other way round?

  • Whether Joe Biden adopts a harder or softer approach to China, or maintains the status quo, it’s not going to matter much to how Beijing calibrates its Hong Kong policy
  • But, just as China has taken to weighing public opinion in Hong Kong and on the mainland, Biden will also take domestic American politics into consideration for policymaking