Matt Ferchen, Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, will lead a discussion about US-China relations and about the importance of links to China for Wyoming's economy and youth at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 1, at LCCC's Clay Pathfinder Building, ANB Bank Leadership Center.
Included will be background about:
- The growing trade war with China
- China's role in negotiations with North Korea
- Energy and educational links between Wyoming and China
Matt Ferchen specializes in China's political-economic relations with emerging economies. At the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, he runs a program on China's economic and political relations with the developing world, including Latin America.
His work has appeared in numerous media publications such as Foreign Affairs, Caijing, the Diplomat, EL PAÍS, and Phoenix Weekly, as well as in academic publications such as the Review of International Political Economy and the Chinese Journal of International Politics.
With the support of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations' Public Intellectuals Program, which is funded by Carnegie Corporation of America.