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Baucus in Beijing: New Ambassador, Same Priorities
March 19, 2014
Baucus in Beijing: New Ambassador, Same Priorities
Max Baucus is the latest in a string of trade-oriented U.S. Ambassadors to China.
Baucus in Beijing: New Ambassador, Same Priorities
The Gary Locke Effect: Does Race Matter for a US Ambassador?
March 05, 2014
The Gary Locke Effect: Does Race Matter for a US Ambassador?
Gary Locke, the first Chinese-American ambassador to Beijing, faced taunts and barbs because of his race.
The Gary Locke Effect: Does Race Matter for a US Ambassador?
How U.S. Ambassadors Influence China (But Not Americans)
February 27, 2014
How U.S. Ambassadors Influence China (But Not Americans)
From John Leighton Stuart to Gary Locke, US Ambassadors have been influential in Beijing but have little impact at home.
How U.S. Ambassadors Influence China (But Not Americans)
Do US Comments on China’s Human Rights Make a Difference?
February 27, 2014
Do US Comments on China’s Human Rights Make a Difference?
US comments on human rights in China aren't expected to change anything. Instead, they reveal the core of US-China distrust.
Do US Comments on China’s Human Rights Make a Difference?
Beijing's Public Diplomacy Challenge
December 19, 2013
Beijing's Public Diplomacy Challenge
China’s efforts at public diplomacy have produced mixed results on the world stage.
Beijing's Public Diplomacy Challenge
Obama to Nominate Max Baucus as US China Ambassador
December 19, 2013
Obama to Nominate Max Baucus as US China Ambassador
The president’s decision to nominate Baucus signals his interest in focusing on economic ties with China.
Obama to Nominate Max Baucus as US China Ambassador
Wanted: US Ambassador To China
November 23, 2013
Wanted: US Ambassador To China
As Gary Locke steps down, it’s time to think about what the U.S. needs from its next ambassador to China.
Wanted: US Ambassador To China
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