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Delicate balance: serving people vs national dominance

The Sino-American clash has been escalating and some commentators claim the arrival of “Cold War 2.0.” Some scholars argue that this competition will reveal the answer to a fundamental question: political capitalism versus liberalism capitalism. In contrast, some realist experts foresee Thucydides’ trap, where the current dominant power takes pre-emptive measures against the rising one. […]