Can the current tensions between the US and China be traced back to the foundations of their governmental systems? What are the intellectual elements that have shaped the President Xi Jinping’s government and how do these ideas impact China’s global strategy?


Dr Peter Berkowitz, Director, Policy Planning Staff, US Department of State; Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University
Chair: Dr Leslie Vinjamuri, Director, US and the Americas Programme, Chatham House