From Export Compliance Daily :
“I was in favor of welcoming China into the trading system,” he said. But now, Ikenson said during a June 9 webinar  hosted by the R Street Institute, he has come to see that China’s last 15 years of state-directed capitalism produced enormous externalities. He said some of those externalities include the rise of populism, the political rejection of free trade, and even, in part, the presidency of Donald Trump.
- “Export Compliance Daily”: https://exportcompliancedaily.com/news/2021/06/10/Free-Trader-Longtime-USTR-Staffer-Is-Sadder-and-Wiser-on-China-2106090068
- “webinar”: https://exportcompliancedaily.com/free_trial?ref=gn&source=5