After APEC, Whither the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
November 19, 2014
After APEC, Whither the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
With the U.S. and Japan nearing a deal and Republicans in control of Congress, could 2015 be the TPP’s year?
After APEC, Whither the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
US, Japan, Australia Boost Maritime Cooperation
November 19, 2014
US, Japan, Australia Boost Maritime Cooperation
The leaders of the three countries met on the sidelines of the 2014 G20 meeting in Brisbane, Australia.
US, Japan, Australia Boost Maritime Cooperation
Obama’s Big China Win at APEC: Not What You Think
November 15, 2014
Obama’s Big China Win at APEC: Not What You Think
The climate deal was not insignificant, but it is not the real takeaway from APEC.
Obama’s Big China Win at APEC: Not What You Think
Is the US-China Climate Change Deal DOA?
November 14, 2014
Is the US-China Climate Change Deal DOA?
Experts say the deal is not enough, and challenges from U.S. lawmakers mean even those modest goals may not be met.
Is the US-China Climate Change Deal DOA?
Defining a ‘New Type of Major Power Relations’
November 08, 2014
Defining a ‘New Type of Major Power Relations’
Heading into the APEC Summit, the U.S. and China may need to narrow their interpretation of the concept.
Defining a ‘New Type of Major Power Relations’
US-China Relations: The Danger of Strategic Misjudgment
November 08, 2014
US-China Relations: The Danger of Strategic Misjudgment
Beijing and Washington cannot afford to let strategic misjudgments continue to pile up during the rest of Obama's term.
US-China Relations: The Danger of Strategic Misjudgment
Will U.S. Midterms Become Justification for Japanese Defense?
November 06, 2014
Will U.S. Midterms Become Justification for Japanese Defense?
A distracted ally may give Abe the rationale for a larger role in regional security.
Will U.S. Midterms Become Justification for Japanese Defense?
China’s Media Mocks Obama Over Midterm Elections
November 05, 2014
China’s Media Mocks Obama Over Midterm Elections
Chinese state media claims that Obama is full of "empty rhetoric" and "U.S. society has grown tired of his banality.”
China’s Media Mocks Obama Over Midterm Elections
Is There an Obama Doctrine?
September 22, 2014
Is There an Obama Doctrine?
In year 6 of his presidency, does Barack Obama have a foreign policy doctrine?
Is There an Obama Doctrine?
NSA Susan Rice in China: Rethinking 'New Type Great Power Relations'
September 10, 2014
NSA Susan Rice in China: Rethinking 'New Type Great Power Relations'
Susan Rice's trip to China shows that Washington and Beijing have different goals for the relationship.
NSA Susan Rice in China: Rethinking 'New Type Great Power Relations'
Obama Advisor Susan Rice to Visit China
September 05, 2014
Obama Advisor Susan Rice to Visit China
U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice will make her first trip to China since assuming her current position.
Obama Advisor Susan Rice to Visit China
Top Leaders From China, India to Skip UN Climate Change Summit
September 05, 2014
Top Leaders From China, India to Skip UN Climate Change Summit
Xi Jinping and Narendra Modi will be absent from the September 23 world leaders' summit on climate change.
Top Leaders From China, India to Skip UN Climate Change Summit
China’s APEC Diplomacy
August 30, 2014
China’s APEC Diplomacy
From India and the US to Japan and Taiwan, the 2014 APEC summit presents interesting diplomatic opportunities for China.
China’s APEC Diplomacy
Sunnylands 2.0: Xi, Obama to Meet Informally Again
August 29, 2014
Sunnylands 2.0: Xi, Obama to Meet Informally Again
Presidents Xi and Obama plan to meet informally in China after the APEC summit ends in November.
Sunnylands 2.0: Xi, Obama to Meet Informally Again
Putin Sends Mixed Messages to US and Japan
August 13, 2014
Putin Sends Mixed Messages to US and Japan
Moscow is drawing a line in the sand in Ukraine, while putting negotiations with Tokyo on ice.
Putin Sends Mixed Messages to US and Japan
US Airstrikes in Iraq: A Win-Win Situation for China
August 09, 2014
US Airstrikes in Iraq: A Win-Win Situation for China
China is pessimistic that airstrikes will help, but stands to benefit if U.S. intervention stabilizes Iraq.
US Airstrikes in Iraq: A Win-Win Situation for China
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