Governor Jerry Brown touched down in Beijing today. He’s on a week-long trade mission and told reporters today, “We’re a green state, and we like greenbacks.” Chinese officials see a parade of Western governmental and business leaders keen on finding investors.
So is a trade mission still worth it? What are the compromises California might make for Chinese money? What type of long-term trade office is Brown opening?
Rob Schmitz, China Correspondent, Marketplace, American Public Media