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New EU-Vietnam Economic Deal: Who Wins and Who Loses?
July 19, 2019
New EU-Vietnam Economic Deal: Who Wins and Who Loses?
The deal reveals Hanoi’s diplomatic acumen at negotiating past tensions relative to some of the other key Asian states in a similar environment.
New EU-Vietnam Economic Deal: Who Wins and Who Loses?
Sebastien Peyrouse on the EU's New Central Asia Strategy
July 16, 2019
Sebastien Peyrouse on the EU's New Central Asia Strategy
What are Europe’s main interests in Central Asia and how does the EU plan to pursue them?
Sebastien Peyrouse on the EU's New Central Asia Strategy
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
July 12, 2019
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
The EU’s drive to become the defender of multilateralism promises further opportunities for Southeast Asia.
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
New EU Strategy for Central Asia: All About Balance
July 02, 2019
New EU Strategy for Central Asia: All About Balance
The new strategy reflects a more accurate understanding of the region and of the EU’s comparative advantages.
New EU Strategy for Central Asia: All About Balance
Why a New Trade Pact Could be the Carrot the EU Needs in Cambodia
May 29, 2019
Why a New Trade Pact Could be the Carrot the EU Needs in Cambodia
The idea of such a pact is one such way for the EU to offer carrots, rather than just sticks, that can help it achieve its reform objectives in the country.
Why a New Trade Pact Could be the Carrot the EU Needs in Cambodia
Is the EU Wrong on Rights in Cambodia?
May 17, 2019
Is the EU Wrong on Rights in Cambodia?
The EU's approach risks undermining Cambodia's development and harming its own image in the country.
Is the EU Wrong on Rights in Cambodia?
Gotta Serve Somebody? Not Necessarily: Europe in the US-China Crossfire
April 23, 2019
Gotta Serve Somebody? Not Necessarily: Europe in the US-China Crossfire
The EU can carve out its own position vis-a-vis the United States and China.
Gotta Serve Somebody? Not Necessarily: Europe in the US-China Crossfire
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?
Beware Cambodia’s Europe Sanctions Hype
January 30, 2019
Beware Cambodia’s Europe Sanctions Hype
Claims of threats to the country’s sovereignty are vastly exaggerated and miss the broader point about how foreign economic relations work.
Beware Cambodia’s Europe Sanctions Hype
Europe: A New Player in the Indo-Pacific
January 19, 2019
Europe: A New Player in the Indo-Pacific
Can traditional regional powers find a place for a new, “odd” friend?
Europe: A New Player in the Indo-Pacific
Asia's Geopolitical Challenges: Outlook 2019
December 27, 2018
Asia's Geopolitical Challenges: Outlook 2019
Insights from Tiberio Graziani.
Asia's Geopolitical Challenges: Outlook 2019
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
December 06, 2018
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
Europe must hold firm on plans to suspend Cambodia from the the EBA trade initiative.
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
The EU-Japan Partnerships: Advancing the Abe Doctrine?
August 17, 2018
The EU-Japan Partnerships: Advancing the Abe Doctrine?
Analyzing the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) and Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA) in context.
The EU-Japan Partnerships: Advancing the Abe Doctrine?
Never Again? Europe’s False Human Rights Promise
June 29, 2018
Never Again? Europe’s False Human Rights Promise
Forcing Afghanistan to take back people seeking asylum in EU territory is little short of complicity toward the slaughter of innocents.
Never Again? Europe’s False Human Rights Promise
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
June 08, 2018
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
What is China's ultimate objective with the 16+1 process?
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
East Asia Comes to Europe
June 06, 2018
East Asia Comes to Europe
A tale of two suitors: Chinese and Japanese investments in Central and Eastern Europe.
East Asia Comes to Europe
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