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Red Tide: China-North Korea Naval Cooperation
June 25, 2019
Red Tide: China-North Korea Naval Cooperation
The People’s Liberation Army Navy and the Korean People’s Navy continue an old relationship.
Red Tide: China-North Korea Naval Cooperation
The 2019 Shangri-La Dialogue: Reflections on Great Power Rivalry and the Indo-Pacific
June 06, 2019
The 2019 Shangri-La Dialogue: Reflections on Great Power Rivalry and the Indo-Pacific
The Indo-Pacific, China-U.S. rivalry, the South Pacific, the South China Sea, and more loomed large this year.
The 2019 Shangri-La Dialogue: Reflections on Great Power Rivalry and the Indo-Pacific
Modi 2.0 and India’s Complex Relationship With China
June 06, 2019
Modi 2.0 and India’s Complex Relationship With China
The relationship with China will loom large in Narendra Modi’s second term as India’s prime minister.
Modi 2.0 and India’s Complex Relationship With China
China’s US Travel Alert: Weaponizing Tourism Amid the Trade War?
June 05, 2019
China’s US Travel Alert: Weaponizing Tourism Amid the Trade War?
So far, the indicators that China is weaponizing tourism to the United States remain limited.
China’s US Travel Alert: Weaponizing Tourism Amid the Trade War?
The US War on Huawei: Predicting the Blowback
June 03, 2019
The US War on Huawei: Predicting the Blowback
The U.S. decision to take on Huawei will have far-reaching implications.
The US War on Huawei: Predicting the Blowback
Understanding China’s Vision of Victory
May 26, 2019
Understanding China’s Vision of Victory
Jonathan Ward describes the conditions that China’s leaders seek to create in the Asia-Pacific by 2049.
Understanding China’s Vision of Victory
Xi Goes to Rome: Course-Correction for China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
May 23, 2019
Xi Goes to Rome: Course-Correction for China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
Italy would have been better served showing solidarity with Europe and negotiating with China from a position of strength.
Xi Goes to Rome: Course-Correction for China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
3 Ways China Can Make the Belt and Road Initiative More Successful
May 21, 2019
3 Ways China Can Make the Belt and Road Initiative More Successful
China's BRI can be more successful if it prioritizes these three measures.
3 Ways China Can Make the Belt and Road Initiative More Successful
China-India Border Talks Remain Difficult Amid Map Burning Controversy
May 21, 2019
China-India Border Talks Remain Difficult Amid Map Burning Controversy
Will China’s burning of maps stymie bilateral efforts?
China-India Border Talks Remain Difficult Amid Map Burning Controversy
A Civilizational Clash Isn’t the Way to Frame US Competition With China
May 20, 2019
A Civilizational Clash Isn’t the Way to Frame US Competition With China
Race and civilization are the wrong framing for the U.S.-China competition.
A Civilizational Clash Isn’t the Way to Frame US Competition With China
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
May 08, 2019
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
It’s important to resist oversimplified narratives about U.S.-China relations.
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
What Does the Second Belt and Road Forum Say About the Health of China’s Initiative?
May 04, 2019
What Does the Second Belt and Road Forum Say About the Health of China’s Initiative?
The second Belt and Road Forum took place in a more challenging environment than the first.
What Does the Second Belt and Road Forum Say About the Health of China’s Initiative?
With New South China Sea Tensions With Philippines, China Overplays Its Hand
April 15, 2019
With New South China Sea Tensions With Philippines, China Overplays Its Hand
China’s attempts to test the U.S.-Philippine alliance may strengthen the alliance at a critical time.
With New South China Sea Tensions With Philippines, China Overplays Its Hand
Are the European Union and China Systemic Rivals?
April 08, 2019
Are the European Union and China Systemic Rivals?
They need not be, but competition is on the rise between them.
Are the European Union and China Systemic Rivals?
Intellectual Property, Defense Technology, and the Future of Great Power Relations
March 14, 2019
Intellectual Property, Defense Technology, and the Future of Great Power Relations
The idea that technological catch-up is possible may be flawed.
Intellectual Property, Defense Technology, and the Future of Great Power Relations
How Does China Really Think About WTO Reform?
March 03, 2019
How Does China Really Think About WTO Reform?
The WTO needs China to survive, and vice versa.
How Does China Really Think About WTO Reform?
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