June 07, 2019
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Undermining Human Rights?
By Abbas Faiz
The BRI has provided much-needed development, but it has also generated more authoritarianism.
January 11, 2019
Japan’s Growing Strategic Footprint in South Asia
By Sarbhanu Nath
The focus on China has overshadowed Japan's increasing presence in the region.
May 30, 2018
China-Pakistan Relations: Challenging US Global Leadership
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Harrison Akins.
May 15, 2017
Nepal Joined the Belt and Road. What Does That Mean for India?
By Darshana M. Baruah
How should India respond to its neighbors' embrace of China's "Belt and Road"?
January 20, 2017
Why China’s Submarine Deal With Bangladesh Matters
By Jeff M. Smith
A deeper look at Dhaka’s role in an intensifying Great Game in the Indian Ocean.
January 28, 2015
The Mixed Consequences of Sino-Indian Competition in the Indian Ocean
By Jack Detsch
China and India’s rivalry threatens peace in the Indian Ocean basin. It’s also sparking a needed flood of development.
January 08, 2015
Nepal: China's Gateway to South Asia?
By Akhilesh Pillalamarri
China's latest South Asian addition to the Silk Road: Nepal.
December 04, 2014
A Zero-Sum Game in South Asia Benefits Nobody
By Bhoj Raj Poudel & Kawsu Walter Ceesay
India needs to change its approach towards Chinese participation in SAARC and South Asia.