- May 15, 2020
On May 15, Aspen Germany hosted a virtual discussion on “China, the U.S. & the Global Economy post-COVID-19: An Outlook” with Robert B. Zoellick, Former President of the World Bank, U.S. Trade Representative & U.S. Deputy Secretary of State, and co-commentator Dr. Stormy-Annika Mildner, Head of External Economic Policy at The Federation of German Industries (BDI). The COVID-19 pandemic has brought much of the global economic activity to a halt. Together with Aspen Germany’s Executive Director Rüdiger Lentz, the two experts discussed how the crisis has impacted economic and financial structures around the world as well as necessary measures for a steady recovery. Topics included the future of transatlantic trade relations and China’s unique role post-COVID-19. This recorded discussion is available on Aspen Germany’s YouTube channel.