A New Kind of Cold War

How to manage the growing rivalry between America and a rising China

The Economist
May 16 · 5 min read
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Fighting over trade is not the half of it. The United States and China are contesting every domain, from semiconductors to submarines and from blockbuster films to lunar exploration. The two superpowers used to seek a win-win world. Today winning seems to involve the other lot’s defeat — a collapse that…

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