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What Trump’s TPP Withdrawal Means for US Asia Policy
January 24, 2017
What Trump’s TPP Withdrawal Means for US Asia Policy
A closer look at the significance and implications of the move.
What Trump’s TPP Withdrawal Means for US Asia Policy
Trump Killed TPP. What's Next For Trade in Asia?
January 24, 2017
Trump Killed TPP. What's Next For Trade in Asia?
Free trade in Asia is far from dead. The question now is whether the U.S. will reap any of the benefits.
Trump Killed TPP. What's Next For Trade in Asia?
Pacific Rim States Can (And Will) Move Forward on Trade Without the US
November 22, 2016
Pacific Rim States Can (And Will) Move Forward on Trade Without the US
With TPP's death, China will gladly take on the burdens and benefits of regional economic leadership.
Pacific Rim States Can (And Will) Move Forward on Trade Without the US
Beware the Myth of Warring US-China Trade Pacts
November 18, 2016
Beware the Myth of Warring US-China Trade Pacts
We need to be clear-eyed about where there is competition and where there is not.
Beware the Myth of Warring US-China Trade Pacts
Asia’s Murky Roadmap for Growth
October 28, 2016
Asia’s Murky Roadmap for Growth
With the future of the TPP uncertain, Asian countries have other options to consider.
Asia’s Murky Roadmap for Growth
After the South China Sea Ruling: Impact on ASEAN-China Relations
September 01, 2016
After the South China Sea Ruling: Impact on ASEAN-China Relations
Insights from Liqin Wang.
After the South China Sea Ruling: Impact on ASEAN-China Relations
As TPP Leaders Celebrate, China Urges Creation of Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area
November 19, 2015
As TPP Leaders Celebrate, China Urges Creation of Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area
At a regional summit, China and the U.S. promoted their divergent models for Asia-Pacific trade agreements.
As TPP Leaders Celebrate, China Urges Creation of Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area
Not So Fast: The TPP Might Be Good News for China
October 07, 2015
Not So Fast: The TPP Might Be Good News for China
It is still uncertain whether the TPP deal will significantly hurt China’s economy.
Not So Fast: The TPP Might Be Good News for China
Three Steps to Dealing With the ‘New’ China
December 31, 2014
Three Steps to Dealing With the ‘New’ China
How the U.S. (and the world) can best react to China's new activist foreign policy moves.
Three Steps to Dealing With the ‘New’ China
The Beijing APEC Summit in Review
November 13, 2014
The Beijing APEC Summit in Review
David Shambaugh on China's ultimate goals in the region and how the APEC summit outlined this 'Asia-Pacific dream.'
The Beijing APEC Summit in Review
Is There Room for the US in China’s 'Asia-Pacific Dream'?
November 11, 2014
Is There Room for the US in China’s 'Asia-Pacific Dream'?
China's "Asia-Pacific Dream" involves a region led by Beijing, not Washington.
Is There Room for the US in China’s 'Asia-Pacific Dream'?
The U.S. and China’s Competing FTA’s During APEC
November 07, 2014
The U.S. and China’s Competing FTA’s During APEC
The U.S. is uninterested in ceding power in a more comprehensive regional trade agreement.
The U.S. and China’s Competing FTA’s During APEC
US Pressures China to Kill Asia-Pacific Free Trade Agreement Talks
November 04, 2014
US Pressures China to Kill Asia-Pacific Free Trade Agreement Talks
The U.S. is reportedly opposing discussion of FTAAP at the upcoming APEC summit.
US Pressures China to Kill Asia-Pacific Free Trade Agreement Talks
China's Push for an Asia-Pacific Free Trade Agreement
October 30, 2014
China's Push for an Asia-Pacific Free Trade Agreement
China hopes the FTAAP will overshadow less inclusive alternatives, like the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
China's Push for an Asia-Pacific Free Trade Agreement
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