Derek Scissors

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  • Nov 16, 2021
    The time of outperforming Chinese growth is com- ing to an end. There will be a temporary growth surge whenever the global economy can put COVID-19 in the rearview mirror and, of...
  • Oct 7, 2021
    India has a complex, diverse economy, and this often seems to paralyze policymaking. However, two sets of data published in September make it clear that India must create more...
  • Aug 11, 2021
    Remember when our trade deficit with China mattered? Half-year figures for Sino-American goods trade were published Friday, but you’re in good company if you missed it....
  • Jul 26, 2021
    he most important dimension of U.S.–China relations is technology, which is vital to economic, military, and even ideological competition.  
  • Feb 22, 2021
    After a year of a devastating health crisis, economic wreckage, and foreign attempts to capitalize on American misfortunes, the Biden administration is looking for ways to...
  • Jan 15, 2021
    Earlier this week, India’s Supreme Court indefinitely stayed new, important farm laws, creating a court-appointed committee to . . . do something, maybe. This has been hailed...