Trade War Update


Past Events

Global Economic Outlook 2019 and the Changing Politics of Trade

Dr Michael Spencer, Chief Economist and Head of Research, Asia Pacific, at Deutsche Bank, shared his views on how policy uncertainty might affect various major economies at a roundtable luncheon on 11 January. He also shed light on how the trade war and other factors such as changes in interest rates could weigh on the Hong Kong economy as well as the city’s private consumption growth.

China Committe Meeting - Policy Easing Against Headwind

Carol Liao, Executive Director and Senior China Economist at JP Morgan, discussed the latest developments in the China-U.S. trade dispute and their implications for the global economy at a China Committee meeting on 12 December.

China: Policy easing amid headwinds

Dr Carol Liao, Executive Director and Senior China Economist at JP Morgan, shared her insights on the China-U.S. trade conflict at a Chamber roundtable luncheon held on 25 October. She briefed members on the macroeconomic impacts of the trade dispute on the Chinese economy and what counter measures Beijing might implement to withstand the headwinds.