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Does China Really Want to Lead the World Order?
November 22, 2016
Does China Really Want to Lead the World Order?
Despite the alarmist rhetoric we have seen, it is far from clear that this is the case.
Does China Really Want to Lead the World Order?
With Trump's Election, Time for China to Save the World
November 18, 2016
With Trump's Election, Time for China to Save the World
The world is counting on China to lead on climate change. Our future is in the hands of Beijing.
With Trump's Election, Time for China to Save the World
Taiwan's Biggest Problems Are at Home (Not Across the Strait)
November 17, 2016
Taiwan's Biggest Problems Are at Home (Not Across the Strait)
Domestic struggles, not cross-strait relations, are contributing to Tsai Ing-wen's falling approval ratings.
Taiwan's Biggest Problems Are at Home (Not Across the Strait)
What Did Xi Jinping Say to Donald Trump?
November 17, 2016
What Did Xi Jinping Say to Donald Trump?
Reading between the lines of the Chinese president's message to his future U.S. counterpart.
What Did Xi Jinping Say to Donald Trump?
How Important Is Latin America on China’s Foreign Policy Agenda?
November 16, 2016
How Important Is Latin America on China’s Foreign Policy Agenda?
Putting Xi Jinping's upcoming visit to South America in context.
How Important Is Latin America on China’s Foreign Policy Agenda?
China and Saudi Arabia's Burgeoning Defense Ties
November 16, 2016
China and Saudi Arabia's Burgeoning Defense Ties
Tensions in the U.S.-Saudi alliance have China poised to expand its defense ties with Riyadh.
China and Saudi Arabia's Burgeoning Defense Ties
What Does Trump's Election Mean for Taiwan?
November 15, 2016
What Does Trump's Election Mean for Taiwan?
Gauging the implications for cross-strait relations as well as Taiwan's security and economy.
What Does Trump's Election Mean for Taiwan?
In China, a Tale of 2 Plenums: 'Core Leader' Vs. Collective Leadership
November 15, 2016
In China, a Tale of 2 Plenums: 'Core Leader' Vs. Collective Leadership
Media highlight Xi’s new “core” status, but documents from the Sixth Plenum emphasize on “democratic centralism.”
In China, a Tale of 2 Plenums: 'Core Leader' Vs. Collective Leadership
The Cuba Test: China Eyes New Model for Latin America Relations
November 11, 2016
The Cuba Test: China Eyes New Model for Latin America Relations
China's emphasis on "knowledge cooperation" could lead to a reframing of its approach to both Cuba and Latin America.
The Cuba Test: China Eyes New Model for Latin America Relations
What Does China's New Cybersecurity Law Mean for Chinese Internet Companies?
November 10, 2016
What Does China's New Cybersecurity Law Mean for Chinese Internet Companies?
New responsibilities for tech companies will make it hard for smaller firms to survive.
What Does China's New Cybersecurity Law Mean for Chinese Internet Companies?
Is Donald Trump Really Good News for China?
November 10, 2016
Is Donald Trump Really Good News for China?
Some of Trump's foreign policy pronouncements are music to China's ears -- others are anathema.
Is Donald Trump Really Good News for China?
Hong Kong Lawyers Protest Beijing's Overreach
November 09, 2016
Hong Kong Lawyers Protest Beijing's Overreach
Over 2,000 lawyers staged a silent protest over Beijing's recent interpretation of Hong Kong's Basic Law.
Hong Kong Lawyers Protest Beijing's Overreach
Watching the US Presidential Election From China
November 09, 2016
Watching the US Presidential Election From China
What has China thought of the bitter campaign between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump?
Watching the US Presidential Election From China
Hard Times for Chinese Investors in Europe
November 08, 2016
Hard Times for Chinese Investors in Europe
Individual EU countries like Germany are becoming more skeptical toward Chinese investment.
Hard Times for Chinese Investors in Europe
China and Russia Aim to Increase Trade Turnover to $200 Billion by 2020
November 08, 2016
China and Russia Aim to Increase Trade Turnover to $200 Billion by 2020
Beijing and Moscow look to increase trade, but it’s an uphill battle.
China and Russia Aim to Increase Trade Turnover to $200 Billion by 2020
China and the Problem of Elites
November 08, 2016
China and the Problem of Elites
What does China's anti-elitism streak mean for the Communist Party?
China and the Problem of Elites
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