April 21, 2022
China’s ‘Whole Nation’ Effort to Advance the Tech Industry
By Xiao Tan and Yao Song
The re-emergence of China’s “whole nation” system seems to mark a new era, where the government’s role in the tech industry is raised to a new level.
December 01, 2021
AI Strategic Competition, Norms, and the Ethics of Global Empire
By Joseph Bouchard
Western democracies should play an active role in shaping the norms governing artificial intelligence and other advanced technologies.
August 31, 2021
Chen Gang a Dark Horse to Lead China’s Strategic Technoindustrial Policy
By Tristan Kenderdine
Chen Gang will likely enter the Politburo in 2027. His experience governing technoindustrial clusters will be a valuable skill set for top governance positions through the 2020s.
April 15, 2021
Should the West Fear China’s Increasing Role in Technical Standard Setting?
By Xirui Li and Dingding Chen
As a newcomer to the process, China will surely bring changes. But fears about China's role are often overblown.
March 05, 2021
What’s on the Agenda for China’s National People’s Congress?
By Shannon Tiezzi
This year's big tasks are finalizing the 14th Five-Year Plan and remaking Hong Kong's electoral system.
October 15, 2020
New Think Tank Report Presents Ambitious Agenda for Australia-India Tech Cooperation
By Abhijnan Rej
As China’s tech lead help push its international agenda, other Indo-Pacific powers see opportunities for collaboration.
June 19, 2020
China’s New Digital Industrial Transformation
By Bob Savic
China’s post-COVID rebuild will position the country to weather future pandemics.
June 18, 2020
China’s Surveillance Technology Is Keeping Tabs on Populations Around the World
By Hugh Harsono
Exports of Chinese AI technology give Beijing a foothold in foreign security systems.
May 06, 2020
China Steps up the Long March to 5G
By John Lee
As the U.S. increases pressure on technology exports, China's race for self-sufficiency becomes more urgent.
April 24, 2020
Countering China’s Technonationalism
By Martijn Rasser
A new approach is needed if today’s leaders are to maintain their primacy in cutting-edge technology.
April 07, 2020
Precision Politics: China’s Answer to GPS Comes Online
By Heath Sloane
With the BeiDou system set to be completed in May, China is stepping up efforts to sell other countries on its global satellite navigation system.
November 30, 2019
US Senate Hearing Raises Alarm Over China’s Talent Recruitment Plans
By Bonnie Girard
Among other concerns, witness testimony pointed to “shadow labs” in China that mirror U.S- funded cutting-edge research.