Columbia International Affairs Online: Policy Briefs

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A New Framework for US-China Economic Relations

Henry M. Paulson

July 2012

Atlantic Council


In an Atlantic Council issue brief released today, former US Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson, Jr. argues that a new economic framework—reflecting the reality that China is no longer a “developing” economy but an increasingly established one—is needed to continue positive US-China economic relations and put the two economies on a path toward a more mutually beneficial structure.