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The South China Sea Ruling: Reinforcing China's Negative Image in Japan
July 28, 2016
The South China Sea Ruling: Reinforcing China's Negative Image in Japan
China's refusal to abide by international rules and norms contributes to its negative image in Japan.
The South China Sea Ruling: Reinforcing China's Negative Image in Japan
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
July 20, 2016
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
Countering power with rules is doomed to fail in the South China Sea.
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
The Philippines' Triumph: Right Over Might
July 19, 2016
The Philippines' Triumph: Right Over Might
It is precisely the fairness and impartiality of the process chosen by Manila to vent its claims that China objects to.
The Philippines' Triumph: Right Over Might
Parenting China, the Teenage Power
July 16, 2016
Parenting China, the Teenage Power
Understanding the U.S.-China relationship through a familial metaphor.
Parenting China, the Teenage Power
After the South China Sea Ruling
June 17, 2016
After the South China Sea Ruling
The long-awaited Tribunal’s merits ruling will come soon. What happens then?
After the South China Sea Ruling
China's Plan for Lawfare in the Maritime Domain
March 15, 2016
China's Plan for Lawfare in the Maritime Domain
"Lawfare" at work in the maritime domain.
China's Plan for Lawfare in the Maritime Domain
International Law Is the Real Threat to China's South China Sea Claims
November 03, 2015
International Law Is the Real Threat to China's South China Sea Claims
If an arbitral tribunal finds China in breach of UNCLOS, the international pressure on Beijing would be enormous.
International Law Is the Real Threat to China's South China Sea Claims
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
September 07, 2014
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
The rules adopted for the SCO are revealing of Beijing’s attitude towards international law in general.
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
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