07 June 2013

How Obama and Xi Can Avoid California Dreaming

Gabe Collins and Andrew Erickson, How Obama and Xi Can Avoid California Dreaming,” China Real Time Report (中国实时报), Wall Street Journal, 7 June 2013.

President Barack Obama’s upcoming summit with President Xi Jinping at the Sunnylands estate in Palm Springs, Calif., comes at a crossroads for U.S.-China relations. …no one is quite sure where the paths emanating from it will lead. Whatever course Sino-American relations take from here, it must be grounded in reality or risk perilous drop-offs and dead ends. …