Professor Mary Lovely was quoted in the China Global Television Network article "Are we on the precipice of another China-U.S. economic confrontation?" and the South China Morning Post article "US trade representative says efforts on a phase-two deal with China have faltered."
While India constitutes a smaller fraction of imports as compared to China, it still plays a significant role in certain sectors, including raw gems, which makes it difficult to move supply chains outside the country, says Professor Mary Lovely.
"The new EU trade policy tries to strike a principled balance between the U.S. and China, with clear signals to both that it will set its own course," says Professor Mary Lovely. "Finding a way forward that is both 'open' and 'autonomous' will be difficult, however, as openness brings interdependence," she says.