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The Shanghai Cooperation Organization: A Vehicle for Cooperation or Competition?
June 21, 2019
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization: A Vehicle for Cooperation or Competition?
The SCO reflects shifting power dynamics in this subregion, particularly between China and Russia.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization: A Vehicle for Cooperation or Competition?
How the US Can Give Uzbekistan Options
November 17, 2018
How the US Can Give Uzbekistan Options
America’s goal should be to ensure the Uzbeks have alternative options to dealing with Russia and China.
How the US Can Give Uzbekistan Options
China’s Belt and Road Gets a Central Asian Boost
May 03, 2018
China’s Belt and Road Gets a Central Asian Boost
Uzbekistan’s transformation will fast-track the new Silk Road.
China’s Belt and Road Gets a Central Asian Boost
Silk Road Fever and Another Corruption Report
January 06, 2018
Silk Road Fever and Another Corruption Report
As 2018 began, a glut of Central Asia-themed reports surfaced in major media outlets; recommended reads.
Silk Road Fever and Another Corruption Report
The Geopolitics of the Beijing-Moscow Consensus
January 04, 2018
The Geopolitics of the Beijing-Moscow Consensus
The integration of China’s Belt and Road and Russia’s Eurasian Economic Union will have major implications.
The Geopolitics of the Beijing-Moscow Consensus
China and Russia in Central Asia: Rivalries and Resonance
July 27, 2017
China and Russia in Central Asia: Rivalries and Resonance
Finding the balance in the long-term between rivalry and resonance may be difficult for Beijing and Moscow.
China and Russia in Central Asia: Rivalries and Resonance
Will the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Be a Gateway to Central Asia?
May 25, 2017
Will the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Be a Gateway to Central Asia?
Central Asian governments are interested in linking with CPEC, but also wary of security risks.
Will the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Be a Gateway to Central Asia?
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