Yunnan: China’s Bridgehead to Southeast Asia and Beyond
April 16, 2014
Yunnan: China’s Bridgehead to Southeast Asia and Beyond
The southwest province deserves to be known for more than the recent terrorist attack.
Yunnan: China’s Bridgehead to Southeast Asia and Beyond
How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
April 15, 2014
How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
Facebook and Google, the favored tools of dissidents, are now shaping Taiwan’s relationship with China.
How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
China’s Delicate Pursuit of Natural Gas
April 15, 2014
China’s Delicate Pursuit of Natural Gas
As it seeks to reduce its dependence on coal, Beijing’s return to the Silk Road raises some unfamiliar security concerns.
China’s Delicate Pursuit of Natural Gas
Justice for Nepal’s War-Era Victims?
April 15, 2014
Justice for Nepal’s War-Era Victims?
Nepal struggles to form a mechanism that would deal with cases of wartime human rights violations.
Justice for Nepal’s War-Era Victims?
The Relevance of the South Korea-US Alliance
April 14, 2014
The Relevance of the South Korea-US Alliance
Given South Korea’s economic transformation, how important is the presence of U.S. troops today?
The Relevance of the South Korea-US Alliance
Shinzo Abe’s Biggest Enemy: the LDP
April 14, 2014
Shinzo Abe’s Biggest Enemy: the LDP
Internal party discord shows the narrative of Japan’s rightward shift under Abe is not as simple as it might appear.
Shinzo Abe’s Biggest Enemy: the LDP
Kazakhstan Opposition Fears Ukraine's
April 12, 2014
Kazakhstan Opposition Fears Ukraine's "Russian Spring"
Many Kazakhs worry about Moscow’s annexation of Crimea and what it means for their own country’s relations with Russia.
Kazakhstan Opposition Fears Ukraine's "Russian Spring"
Can China Become a High-Income Economy?
April 11, 2014
Can China Become a High-Income Economy?
The IMF thinks so, but some challenging reforms will be needed if China is to avoid the middle-income trap.
Can China Become a High-Income Economy?
Dangerous Neighborhoods: U.S.-Japan Naval Cooperation
April 11, 2014
Dangerous Neighborhoods: U.S.-Japan Naval Cooperation
References to U.S. retrenchment are a wake-up call for increased strategic engagement.
Dangerous Neighborhoods: U.S.-Japan Naval Cooperation
Jokowi and Indonesian Democracy
April 11, 2014
Jokowi and Indonesian Democracy
Although his party underperformed this week, the Jakarta governor remains a bright light for Indonesia’s democracy.
Jokowi and Indonesian Democracy
China’s Nuclear Modernization and the End of Nuclear Opacity
April 10, 2014
China’s Nuclear Modernization and the End of Nuclear Opacity
Could a more modern arsenal encourage China to allow more nuclear transparency?
China’s Nuclear Modernization and the End of Nuclear Opacity
The Regional Implications of Indonesia's Rise
April 10, 2014
The Regional Implications of Indonesia's Rise
As it tallies votes from Wednesday’s election, Indonesia’s economic outlook is strong. What does that mean for the region?
The Regional Implications of Indonesia's Rise
China: Avoiding the Minsky Moment
April 10, 2014
China: Avoiding the Minsky Moment
Troubling signs have been emerging in China's shadow banking sector. The government is responding.
China: Avoiding the Minsky Moment
Canada as East Asia Intermediary?
April 09, 2014
Canada as East Asia Intermediary?
Keen to boost its presence in the Pacific, Canada is well placed to help soothe tensions in East Asia.
Canada as East Asia Intermediary?
Mekong Summit Struggles to Halt Devastating Dams
April 09, 2014
Mekong Summit Struggles to Halt Devastating Dams
Laos remains determined to move forward with dam construction that threatens the environment and food security.
Mekong Summit Struggles to Halt Devastating Dams
Afghan Stability: New Equations
April 09, 2014
Afghan Stability: New Equations
With the NATO drawdown, Afghanistan’s neighbors will have a growing role to play in the country’s stability.
Afghan Stability: New Equations
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