Breaking Through China’s Great Firewall
July 30, 2014
Breaking Through China’s Great Firewall
Can the US and EU use the WTO to halt Beijing’s blocks on Google, the New York Times and other sites?
Breaking Through China’s Great Firewall
Aegis, Missile Defense and the US Pivot
July 30, 2014
Aegis, Missile Defense and the US Pivot
The U.S. Navy’s Aegis Weapon System is the lynchpin for regional missile defense in Asia.
Aegis, Missile Defense and the US Pivot
Thomas Piketty and Asia
July 29, 2014
Thomas Piketty and Asia
The West has been enthralled with Thomas Piketty’s bestseller, but his work seems less persuasive in Asia.
Thomas Piketty and Asia
Chen Guangcheng Goes to Washington
July 29, 2014
Chen Guangcheng Goes to Washington
Jerome Cohen on the Chinese human rights activist’s efforts to navigate American politics.
Chen Guangcheng Goes to Washington
HADR and US-China Military Cooperation
July 28, 2014
HADR and US-China Military Cooperation
It is time for the two powers to work together on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
HADR and US-China Military Cooperation
Will the Islamic State Spread Its Tentacles to Pakistan?
July 28, 2014
Will the Islamic State Spread Its Tentacles to Pakistan?
Despite talk of Pakistan militants swearing allegiance, so far at least the threat seems overstated.
Will the Islamic State Spread Its Tentacles to Pakistan?
Uber and Classic Asian Mercantilism
July 25, 2014
Uber and Classic Asian Mercantilism
Seoul’s decision to ban a popular app is the latest of many examples of mercantilist policies in Asia.
Uber and Classic Asian Mercantilism
India’s Space Diplomacy
July 25, 2014
India’s Space Diplomacy
The country’s burgeoning space sector could be a useful foreign policy tool.
India’s Space Diplomacy
The Consequences of Shaming Politics in East Asia
July 24, 2014
The Consequences of Shaming Politics in East Asia
In disputes over history and territory, the PR fight is intense … and damaging.
The Consequences of Shaming Politics in East Asia
Thailand’s Rice Scheme Post-Mortem
July 24, 2014
Thailand’s Rice Scheme Post-Mortem
The nation remains as divided as ever over the fallout from the Shinawatras’ controversial rice subsidies.
Thailand’s Rice Scheme Post-Mortem
Can the US and China Cooperate on Counterterrorism?
July 23, 2014
Can the US and China Cooperate on Counterterrorism?
There are strong arguments to suggest they should, if only the political hang-ups could be overcome.
Can the US and China Cooperate on Counterterrorism?
North Korea’s Asymmetric Submarine Doctrine
July 23, 2014
North Korea’s Asymmetric Submarine Doctrine
While North Korean submarines may be technologically dated, its access denial strategy can still be effective.
North Korea’s Asymmetric Submarine Doctrine
RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
July 22, 2014
RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
Both India and China have had strong strategic motives for taking part in RIMPAC this year.
RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
Thailand’s Democracy Under Siege
July 22, 2014
Thailand’s Democracy Under Siege
If the country is to reform, it must go beyond politics.
Thailand’s Democracy Under Siege
Myanmar’s Constitutional Uncertainty
July 21, 2014
Myanmar’s Constitutional Uncertainty
A massive campaign for constitutional reform has ended, with uncertain results.
Myanmar’s Constitutional Uncertainty
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
July 18, 2014
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
The country is making a serious effort to adjust to its rising population of foreign residents.
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
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