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Trump's Trip to China: Poor Optics and Missed Opportunities
November 10, 2017
Trump's Trip to China: Poor Optics and Missed Opportunities
Trump's visit merely papered over the cracks of the huge issues dividing the two superpowers.
Trump's Trip to China: Poor Optics and Missed Opportunities
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Increasing Crime and Terrorism?
November 07, 2017
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Increasing Crime and Terrorism?
Xi Jinping’s signature strategy will have unintended global consequences unless China changes its approach.
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Increasing Crime and Terrorism?
Welcome to the Xi Jinping Show: Chinese Foreign Policy After the 19th Party Congress
November 03, 2017
Welcome to the Xi Jinping Show: Chinese Foreign Policy After the 19th Party Congress
China's foreign policy can be expected to remain assertive as it grows increasingly ambitious under Xi Jinping.
Welcome to the Xi Jinping Show: Chinese Foreign Policy After the 19th Party Congress
China’s 'Digital Silk Road': Pitfalls Among High Hopes
November 03, 2017
China’s 'Digital Silk Road': Pitfalls Among High Hopes
Will information and communication technologies help China realize its Digital Silk Road?
China’s 'Digital Silk Road': Pitfalls Among High Hopes
Get Ready for an Even More Assertive China
November 01, 2017
Get Ready for an Even More Assertive China
China will become a more proactive international player under Xi’s leadership. 
Get Ready for an Even More Assertive China
Jomo Kwame Sundaram on the Belt and Road Vs. the Washington Consensus
October 24, 2017
Jomo Kwame Sundaram on the Belt and Road Vs. the Washington Consensus
A former high-ranking UN official discusses Asia’s politico-economic landscape.
Jomo Kwame Sundaram on the Belt and Road Vs. the Washington Consensus
The Gordian Rail Tie: Russia’s Mythic Belt and Road Cooperation
October 20, 2017
The Gordian Rail Tie: Russia’s Mythic Belt and Road Cooperation
Is Russia-Chinese cooperation all that it’s cracked up to be or is it just whistles-stops and empty promises?
The Gordian Rail Tie: Russia’s Mythic Belt and Road Cooperation
Is the Trump Administration About to Take On China's Belt and Road Initiative?
October 19, 2017
Is the Trump Administration About to Take On China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Is the United States embarking on an ambitious path to counter China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Is the Trump Administration About to Take On China's Belt and Road Initiative?
China’s Belt and Road: Where Does the Arctic Angle Stand?
September 22, 2017
China’s Belt and Road: Where Does the Arctic Angle Stand?
Beijing has had an active few months of Arctic diplomacy.
China’s Belt and Road: Where Does the Arctic Angle Stand?
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
September 16, 2017
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
Beijing’s plans to internationalize the RMB haven't come to fruition; the Belt and Road Initiative may help finally make gains.
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
China and India: The Roots of Hostility
September 12, 2017
China and India: The Roots of Hostility
Beijing and New Delhi's rivalry has deep roots.
China and India: The Roots of Hostility
Who Benefits From China’s Belt and Road in the Arctic?
September 12, 2017
Who Benefits From China’s Belt and Road in the Arctic?
The Arctic implications of China's Belt and Road Initiative merit serious consideration.
Who Benefits From China’s Belt and Road in the Arctic?
The Soft Power Limits of Chinese Theravada Buddhism
August 15, 2017
The Soft Power Limits of Chinese Theravada Buddhism
Chinese Theravada Buddhism is in no position to serve as a tool of soft power for the state.
The Soft Power Limits of Chinese Theravada Buddhism
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
China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
July 21, 2017
China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
The Belt and Road could help Nepal reduce its economic dependence on India.
China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
Russian Railpolitick and China’s Belt and Road
July 06, 2017
Russian Railpolitick and China’s Belt and Road
Russian economic policies and infighting with its neighbors impact China’s ambitions.
Russian Railpolitick and China’s Belt and Road
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