Part II | China’s Rise and Its Implications | Question 58

58. Investment-Consequences of Chinese Investment

US Survey
(US SURVEY) Other than buying US Treasury bills, do you think increased investment from China in the US will?
Help US economy by creating jobs
Create national security concerns
Improve US-China relationship
Hurt US economy
Have no positive or negative impact
Not Sure

Narrative Analysis

United States:
  • Roughly one-quarter of each respondent group feels the US should strongly encourage China to invest in the United States.
  • About one-third of the public (31%) believe the US should discourage Chinese investment, double the percentage of elites with the same view.