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The “Sportsmanship” Approach to U.S.-China Relations

Part of our work on: U.S.-China Student Challenge

Like a player’s expectation of shared conditions, the team proposes the “Sportsmanship Approach” where the United States and China should agree-to-disagree on first principles. They argue that such a framework will enable both sides to solidify communication, cooperate on shared interests, and align expectations on areas where interests diverge.

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