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Indonesia's Biofuels Push
May 12, 2015
Indonesia's Biofuels Push
New biofuel subsidies are likely to have some serious environmental implications.
Indonesia's Biofuels Push
Can Capitalism Take Off in North Korea?
April 14, 2015
Can Capitalism Take Off in North Korea?
Flirtations with capitalism need to overcome a rigid ideology.
Can Capitalism Take Off in North Korea?
Why the ‘One Belt One Road’ Initiative Matters for the EU
April 09, 2015
Why the ‘One Belt One Road’ Initiative Matters for the EU
China’s grand initiative represents all sorts of opportunities for Europe.
Why the ‘One Belt One Road’ Initiative Matters for the EU
How China Can Perfect Its 'Silk Road' Strategy
April 09, 2015
How China Can Perfect Its 'Silk Road' Strategy
The challenges facing China's Silk Road strategy -- and how to overcome them.
How China Can Perfect Its 'Silk Road' Strategy
India and the Culture of Innovation
March 30, 2015
India and the Culture of Innovation
It has potential, but India won’t see innovation gains without cultural and institutional change.
India and the Culture of Innovation
ASEAN Connectivity and China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’
March 26, 2015
ASEAN Connectivity and China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’
Could there be a convergence of interests between these two grand projects?
ASEAN Connectivity and China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’
Mongolia’s Dubious Merchant Navy
March 20, 2015
Mongolia’s Dubious Merchant Navy
The country risks serious damage to its reputation with its questionable maritime activities.
Mongolia’s Dubious Merchant Navy
Japan Inc.’s Offshore Gamble
March 07, 2015
Japan Inc.’s Offshore Gamble
The giants of Japan’s service sector are now looking overseas for opportunity.
Japan Inc.’s Offshore Gamble
Did India Miss an Opportunity for Reform?
March 03, 2015
Did India Miss an Opportunity for Reform?
The Modi government releases a solid budget that nonetheless avoids painful, yet necessary change.
Did India Miss an Opportunity for Reform?
The Implications of China’s Growth Slowdown
February 26, 2015
The Implications of China’s Growth Slowdown
Slowing Chinese growth could have repercussions that extend well beyond the economy.
The Implications of China’s Growth Slowdown
China and the South China Sea Resource Grab
February 22, 2015
China and the South China Sea Resource Grab
Maritime disputes in the region have more than just legal and military dimensions.
China and the South China Sea Resource Grab
Cambodia’s Garment Industry Rollercoaster
February 22, 2015
Cambodia’s Garment Industry Rollercoaster
News for the vital industry has been decidedly mixed of late.
Cambodia’s Garment Industry Rollercoaster
A Recession for Australia?
January 27, 2015
A Recession for Australia?
The commodities giant has had an impressive run, but the good times might be coming to an end.
A Recession for Australia?
The Beginning of World Trade Disorganization?
January 15, 2015
The Beginning of World Trade Disorganization?
How the WTO is linked to the relative decline of U.S. power.
The Beginning of World Trade Disorganization?
China Leads Race to the Moon
January 07, 2015
China Leads Race to the Moon
States are quietly preparing to secure fuel for the fourth generation of nuclear weapons, and China is winning.
China Leads Race to the Moon
Kazakhstan’s Economic Outreach
January 02, 2015
Kazakhstan’s Economic Outreach
As the Eurasian Economic Union takes effect, Kazakhstan maintains its ambitious economic diplomacy.
Kazakhstan’s Economic Outreach
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