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China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Set For Membership Expansion
January 25, 2017
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Set For Membership Expansion
The China-led AIIB is ready for its first large membership expansion.
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Set For Membership Expansion
Rodrigo Duterte, Philippines-China Relations, and the South China Sea
May 13, 2016
Rodrigo Duterte, Philippines-China Relations, and the South China Sea
Prashanth Parameswaran joins Ankit Panda to discuss the implications of Rodrigo Duterte's big win in the Philippines.
Rodrigo Duterte, Philippines-China Relations, and the South China Sea
Is Bhutan on the Cusp of a Revolution in Private Sector Growth?
January 20, 2016
Is Bhutan on the Cusp of a Revolution in Private Sector Growth?
Much work needs to be done, but Bhutan should celebrate its quick progress on economic development.
Is Bhutan on the Cusp of a Revolution in Private Sector Growth?
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Is Open for Business: What Now?
January 19, 2016
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Is Open for Business: What Now?
The China-led bank has opened its doors. Is the AIIB an institution of great consequence in the Asia-Pacific?
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Is Open for Business: What Now?
Sri Lanka’s Maithripala Sirisena Is No Stranger to Politics
January 04, 2016
Sri Lanka’s Maithripala Sirisena Is No Stranger to Politics
A recently published article on USAID’s blog is cause for concern.
Sri Lanka’s Maithripala Sirisena Is No Stranger to Politics
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Enters Into Force: What Next?
December 30, 2015
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Enters Into Force: What Next?
The AIIB's Articles of Agreement entered into force, taking the China-led development bank one step closer to operational status.
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Enters Into Force: What Next?
Sure, TPP Is 'Win-Win'... Unless You Care About Human Rights
May 12, 2015
Sure, TPP Is 'Win-Win'... Unless You Care About Human Rights
The Trans-Pacific Partnership won't do much to improve the human rights situation in Asia.
Sure, TPP Is 'Win-Win'... Unless You Care About Human Rights
An Indian Powerhouse Hopes to Redefine Itself with China's Help
May 11, 2015
An Indian Powerhouse Hopes to Redefine Itself with China's Help
With Narendra Modi visiting China this week, Andhra Pradesh hopes to secure funding for its new capital.
An Indian Powerhouse Hopes to Redefine Itself with China's Help
Afghanistan: A Story of Successful US Failures
May 08, 2015
Afghanistan: A Story of Successful US Failures
Why has the U.S.-led force failed to build a self-sustainable Afghanistan?
Afghanistan: A Story of Successful US Failures
After Unimaginable Destruction and Misery, a Marshall Plan for Nepal?
May 02, 2015
After Unimaginable Destruction and Misery, a Marshall Plan for Nepal?
Nepal's path to reconstruction after it was hit with a 7.8 magnitude earthquake won't be easy.
After Unimaginable Destruction and Misery, a Marshall Plan for Nepal?
Afghanistan’s Future is Brighter Than You Think
November 06, 2013
Afghanistan’s Future is Brighter Than You Think
Most believe Afghanistan is doomed following NATO’s withdrawal. The country’s youth will ensure it prevails.
Afghanistan’s Future is Brighter Than You Think
A Point of Comparison
December 11, 2012
A Point of Comparison
Tim LaRocco offers his thoughts on Hurricane Sandy from Cambodia — a land also impacted by natural disaster.
A Point of Comparison
Politics Meets Poverty in Southeast Asia
October 13, 2012
Politics Meets Poverty in Southeast Asia
Governments are spending vast sums to reduce crushing poverty. While the cause is a noble one the reasoning and approach may be faulty.
Politics Meets Poverty in Southeast Asia
New Opportunities for the Women of Burma
October 03, 2012
New Opportunities for the Women of Burma
Female empowerment must be a top priority as Burma moves towards true democracy.
New Opportunities for the Women of Burma
Bangladesh's Ascent Not Without Sacrifices
September 20, 2012
Bangladesh's Ascent Not Without Sacrifices
Workers in the garment industry demonstrate that, like other countries, Bangladesh’s growing economy comes with its own hardships.
Bangladesh's Ascent Not Without Sacrifices
A New Hope in Bihar
July 05, 2010
A New Hope in Bihar
In Bihar’s capital city, something more than new malls and coffee shops is taking over.
A New Hope in Bihar
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