March 04, 2021
Asian Military Spending: A Sign of Worsening Security Environment
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
With no guarantee that the security environment in the Indo-Pacific will settle down any time soon, the expectation is that military spending will continue to increase.
December 14, 2020
US Passes Historic Anti-Corruption Legislation With Global Reach
By Ian J. Lynch
Filed as an amendment to the NDAA, the anti-money laundering act lays the foundation for action against corruption.
March 06, 2020
Asian Women Among Time’s 100 Women of the Year
By Catherine Putz
Exploring Asia’s powerful and influential women among Time’s 100 Women of the Year.
July 21, 2019
Between Continuity and Change: The Rapidly Changing Security Environment in Southeast Asia
By Luke Hunt
Luke Hunt speaks to Greg Barton about the subregion’s changing security environment.
December 01, 2018
Democratic Ideas and Reality at 100: The Heartland of Asia
By Francis P. Sempa
As the 100th anniversary of Sir Halford Mackinder’s pivotal work approaches, a look at how it remains as prescient as ever.
September 19, 2018
Crazy Rich Asians: A Clash of East and West?
By Antonina Luszczykiewicz and Krzysztof Iwanek
The East may not become the West, but it can surely buy it out.
September 05, 2018
Can Asia and Europe Make America’s Alliances Great Again?
By Tongfi Kim
What can U.S. allies in Asia and Europe do to cope with the risk President Trump presents?
June 01, 2018
Helsinki: How to Create a European Hub for Asia
By Krzysztof Iwanek
A relatively small airport in northern Europe became an unexpected beneficiary of growing Asia-Europe connectivity.
December 31, 2016
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
By Ankit Panda
Here's wishing the Asia-Pacific a happy and prosperous new year. Watch these issues in the coming year.
October 06, 2016
India Wants to Get a Drone Deal in With the US Before the Election
By Ankit Panda
New Delhi wants to seal the deal on Predator drones before Obama leaves office.
May 06, 2016
The Big Nuking of 1959: How the US Would Have Nuked East Asia
By Robert Farley
A recently declassified nuclear target list shows how the U.S. planned to use its nuclear weapons in the late-1950s.
October 20, 2015
Which US Presidential Candidate Is Best Equipped for Asia Policy?
By Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran
Which U.S. presidential candidate is best-equipped to handle the future of the Pivot to Asia?