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The Domestic Hazards in China’s Diplomacy
February 09, 2017
The Domestic Hazards in China’s Diplomacy
China's foreign policy decision-making process has serious flaws that need to be addressed.
The Domestic Hazards in China’s Diplomacy
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
February 04, 2017
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
Beijing is getting better at selling Asia a benign vision, but most of the region is still having trouble buying it.
China: New White Paper, Old Asia Conundrum
China's Domestic Debate on Global Governance
November 23, 2016
China's Domestic Debate on Global Governance
What do Chinese scholars and policymakers envision for Beijing's role in the international order?
China's Domestic Debate on Global Governance
At the 2016 Xiangshan Forum, China Outlines a Vision for Regional Security Governance
October 15, 2016
At the 2016 Xiangshan Forum, China Outlines a Vision for Regional Security Governance
Beijing has a plan for a new regional security architecture, and it’s not based around alliances.
At the 2016 Xiangshan Forum, China Outlines a Vision for Regional Security Governance
The G20: Another Step Down China's Road to Global Leadership
September 10, 2016
The G20: Another Step Down China's Road to Global Leadership
The G20 summit is not enough to prove China as a global leader, but it's a step in the right direction.
The G20: Another Step Down China's Road to Global Leadership
How India Should Approach Newly Assertive China
August 18, 2016
How India Should Approach Newly Assertive China
India should be wary of growing Chinese designs in Asia, but needs to avoid aligning totally with the United States.
How India Should Approach Newly Assertive China
The Chinese Communist Party International Department: Overlooked yet Ever Present
August 08, 2016
The Chinese Communist Party International Department: Overlooked yet Ever Present
Even seasoned China hands have often overlooked one of the most authoritative channels of CPC influence and power.
The Chinese Communist Party International Department: Overlooked yet Ever Present
The South China Sea Ruling: Who Really Won?
July 16, 2016
The South China Sea Ruling: Who Really Won?
The legal blow might actually lead China to harden its position.
The South China Sea Ruling: Who Really Won?
Chinese Diplomacy in the 21st Century
July 04, 2016
Chinese Diplomacy in the 21st Century
Thomas Fingar on China's foreign policy decisions.
Chinese Diplomacy in the 21st Century
Is China’s Period of Strategic Opportunity Over?
May 28, 2016
Is China’s Period of Strategic Opportunity Over?
China's growing assertiveness reflects the fear that its period of strategic opportunity is drawing to a close.
Is China’s Period of Strategic Opportunity Over?
Does China Really Have a Strategic Vision for the World?
April 27, 2016
Does China Really Have a Strategic Vision for the World?
Since the founding of the PRC, China's leaders have often misunderstood both allies and rivals alike.
Does China Really Have a Strategic Vision for the World?
A Blueprint for China's Neighborhood Diplomacy
March 30, 2016
A Blueprint for China's Neighborhood Diplomacy
China is emphasizing neighborhood diplomacy, but how to actually carry it out?
A Blueprint for China's Neighborhood Diplomacy
Japan's Declining Place in Chinese Diplomacy
March 16, 2016
Japan's Declining Place in Chinese Diplomacy
With Japan dismissive of China's "Belt and Road," Tokyo is losing prominence in Chinese foreign policy.
Japan's Declining Place in Chinese Diplomacy
China’s New Era of Diplomacy: Engaging in Syria
January 25, 2016
China’s New Era of Diplomacy: Engaging in Syria
Efforts to mediate in the Syria conflict represent a departure from China’s traditionally cautious diplomacy.
China’s New Era of Diplomacy: Engaging in Syria
China Deploys First Nuclear Deterrence Patrol
December 19, 2015
China Deploys First Nuclear Deterrence Patrol
China reportedly deployed its first-ever submarine nuclear deterrence patrol. What does it mean?
China Deploys First Nuclear Deterrence Patrol
Is China's 'Belt and Road' a Strategy?
December 16, 2015
Is China's 'Belt and Road' a Strategy?
When is a strategy not a strategy?
Is China's 'Belt and Road' a Strategy?
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