Members of APEC, 2017. Wikimedia Commons
By Yoichi Funabashi
The Japan Times-Oct 10
The U.S.-China trade war centers on a series of retaliatory tariffs and a struggle for hegemony in strategic technologies. Together, this trade war and the Fourth Industrial Revolution, which is characterized by such innovations as artificial intelligence, big data, block-chain and robotics, is plunging the world into a period of enormous upheaval.
First published in: The Japan Times