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The Calm Before the Storm: The Future of the South China Sea Dispute
May 18, 2017
The Calm Before the Storm: The Future of the South China Sea Dispute
Although quiet in recent months, the South China Sea is destined to remain a regional flashpoint.
The Calm Before the Storm: The Future of the South China Sea Dispute
What Was the First Special US-ASEAN Meeting Under Trump Really About?
May 13, 2017
What Was the First Special US-ASEAN Meeting Under Trump Really About?
An important recent engagement between the two sides was more than just about North Korea.
What Was the First Special US-ASEAN Meeting Under Trump Really About?
What Does Southeast Asia Think About the Trump Presidency?
May 10, 2017
What Does Southeast Asia Think About the Trump Presidency?
A recent survey depicts a dim view of U.S. regional engagement, and an opening for China.
What Does Southeast Asia Think About the Trump Presidency?
US China Envoy Likely to See Responsibilities Grow Asia-Wide
May 02, 2017
US China Envoy Likely to See Responsibilities Grow Asia-Wide
With a number of staffing holes in the administration, Terry Branstad may face a broader portfolio than he expected.
US China Envoy Likely to See Responsibilities Grow Asia-Wide
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
May 01, 2017
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
Trump fundamentally misunderstands the function of U.S. alliances, but others are working to mitigate the damage.
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
Trump’s First 100 Days in Asia
April 28, 2017
Trump’s First 100 Days in Asia
Continuities and discontinuities in Trump’s Asia policy.
Trump’s First 100 Days in Asia
One Belt, One Road and the Concept of the India-Pacific Maritime Space
April 28, 2017
One Belt, One Road and the Concept of the India-Pacific Maritime Space
Trump might ignore it, but for East Asia this region remains a strategic concern.
One Belt, One Road and the Concept of the India-Pacific Maritime Space
Trump’s Indonesia Challenge Begins With Pence Visit
April 15, 2017
Trump’s Indonesia Challenge Begins With Pence Visit
The administration must adroitly manage a relationship that risks coming under greater strain.
Trump’s Indonesia Challenge Begins With Pence Visit
The Trump-Xi Meeting: Lessons for India
April 11, 2017
The Trump-Xi Meeting: Lessons for India
"New Delhi would do well to use Xi's visit to study the key principles of negotiating with Trump."
The Trump-Xi Meeting: Lessons for India
Weathering the Coming Storm in the South China Sea
April 06, 2017
Weathering the Coming Storm in the South China Sea
The United States needs a coherent Asia strategy if it is to avoid ceding the initiative to China.
Weathering the Coming Storm in the South China Sea
Trump’s Real ASEAN Test
March 30, 2017
Trump’s Real ASEAN Test
How the new administration should approach Southeast Asia and ASEAN.
Trump’s Real ASEAN Test
Is Trump All Bark and No Bite on Currency Manipulation in Asia?
March 08, 2017
Is Trump All Bark and No Bite on Currency Manipulation in Asia?
Trump's ability to officially punish China, Japan, and Korea for alleged currency manipulation is limited.
Is Trump All Bark and No Bite on Currency Manipulation in Asia?
Abe’s Trump Challenge and Japan's Foreign Policy Choices
March 07, 2017
Abe’s Trump Challenge and Japan's Foreign Policy Choices
Will Japan use Trump's presidency as impetus to commit to a new Asian security architecture in the region?
Abe’s Trump Challenge and Japan's Foreign Policy Choices
Japan and India: Deepening Ties in the Age of Uncertainty
February 23, 2017
Japan and India: Deepening Ties in the Age of Uncertainty
With both countries concerned about U.S. leadership in Asia, a strong partnership looks more and more inevitable.
Japan and India: Deepening Ties in the Age of Uncertainty
President Trump: Implications for Sri Lanka
February 15, 2017
President Trump: Implications for Sri Lanka
What Trump's general philosophy and approach to Asia will mean for small states like Sri Lanka.
President Trump: Implications for Sri Lanka
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