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What Happens After China Invades Taiwan?
March 24, 2017
What Happens After China Invades Taiwan?
Even a tactically “successful” invasion of the island might lead to strategic defeat for the PRC and the Communist Party.
What Happens After China Invades Taiwan?
China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
March 21, 2017
China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
Espionage operations now extend to students, rather than focusing only on retired officials.
China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
Does Ma Ying-jeou Know Why He Is Unpopular in Taiwan?
March 21, 2017
Does Ma Ying-jeou Know Why He Is Unpopular in Taiwan?
The former Taiwanese president rejects the idea that his close relations with China caused his party's defeat in 2016.
Does Ma Ying-jeou Know Why He Is Unpopular in Taiwan?
China Vs. Taiwan's Academic Freedom
March 11, 2017
China Vs. Taiwan's Academic Freedom
Taiwanese universities come under pressure to sign a "one China" pledge.
China Vs. Taiwan's Academic Freedom
China's 2017 Work Report: Changes on Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the Global Order
March 07, 2017
China's 2017 Work Report: Changes on Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the Global Order
Subtle changes in official rhetoric may have big ramifications in policymaking.
China's 2017 Work Report: Changes on Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the Global Order
On Taiwan, the Honeymoon Is Over
March 02, 2017
On Taiwan, the Honeymoon Is Over
Tsai Ing-wen's popularity is falling amid pressure from Beijing and economic uncertainty.
On Taiwan, the Honeymoon Is Over
The Shanghai Communique: An American Foreign Policy Success, 45 Years Later
February 28, 2017
The Shanghai Communique: An American Foreign Policy Success, 45 Years Later
Today marks the 45th anniversary of the Shanghai Communique, which brought unprecedented peace and development to Asia.
The Shanghai Communique: An American Foreign Policy Success, 45 Years Later
Trump, Taiwan, and the ‘One China’ Policy
February 28, 2017
Trump, Taiwan, and the ‘One China’ Policy
Insights from Jonathan Sullivan.
Trump, Taiwan, and the ‘One China’ Policy
Taiwan's Cold War Fortresses
February 22, 2017
Taiwan's Cold War Fortresses
Fortifications on Matsu Island were meant to defend against a communist invasion.
Taiwan's Cold War Fortresses
China's Xi Finally Speaks to Trump, Who Affirms US 'One China' Policy: Major Takeaways
February 10, 2017
China's Xi Finally Speaks to Trump, Who Affirms US 'One China' Policy: Major Takeaways
Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump finally speak.
China's Xi Finally Speaks to Trump, Who Affirms US 'One China' Policy: Major Takeaways
Is Trouble Brewing in the Taiwan Strait?
February 01, 2017
Is Trouble Brewing in the Taiwan Strait?
Amid President Trump's other moves, don't forget the possibility of the frozen conflict over Taiwan turning hot.
Is Trouble Brewing in the Taiwan Strait?
A Chinese Carrier in the Taiwan Strait Isn't <em>Always</em> a Reason for Panic
January 13, 2017
A Chinese Carrier in the Taiwan Strait Isn't Always a Reason for Panic
The Liaoning passage’s ‘defiance’ is exaggerated; transits should be seen as more normal.
A Chinese Carrier in the Taiwan Strait Isn't Always a Reason for Panic
Why China's Taiwan Approach Is Counterproductive
January 07, 2017
Why China's Taiwan Approach Is Counterproductive
Moving cross-strait relations forward in 2017 will require a new strategy.
Why China's Taiwan Approach Is Counterproductive
Taiwan’s Anno Horribilis for Tourism: Political Theater vs. Economic Reality
January 05, 2017
Taiwan’s Anno Horribilis for Tourism: Political Theater vs. Economic Reality
Is China really killing Taiwan's tourism industry?
Taiwan’s Anno Horribilis for Tourism: Political Theater vs. Economic Reality
Trump and US Asia Policy: Why Intel Matters
December 20, 2016
Trump and US Asia Policy: Why Intel Matters
Insights from Rodney Faraon.
Trump and US Asia Policy: Why Intel Matters
The Tsai-Trump Call: The Dynamics in Taiwan
December 09, 2016
The Tsai-Trump Call: The Dynamics in Taiwan
Most analysis of the call overlooks a crucial component: Tsai's own calculations and the domestic reaction on Taiwan.
The Tsai-Trump Call: The Dynamics in Taiwan
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