March 21, 2018
New Climate Change Fears, Old Mekong Problems
By Luke Hunt
The evidence continues to pile up on the river’s bleak future.
December 22, 2017
Zheng He's Voyages and the Symbolism Behind Xi Jinping's Belt and Road Initiative
By Paul Musgrave and Daniel Nexon
What explains Xi's Belt and Road push? Above all, it may about domestic political legitimacy for the Chinese Communist Party.
December 22, 2015
The Transformation of Chinese Diplomacy: What Should the World Pay Attention To?
By Dingding Chen
Scholars in both the United States and China need new paradigms in understanding one another.
June 25, 2015
TPP: Think Pacific Peace
By Marcus Loh
The potential benefits of the Trans-Pacific Partnership go beyond trade.
June 18, 2015
China: A Solution in the Middle East?
By David Lai and Noah Lingwall
China’s growing presence and lack of baggage could make it an effective player in the troubled region.
May 25, 2015
Central Asia’s Future: Three Powers, Three Visions
By Jeffrey Mankoff and Richard Ghiasy
China, Russia and the U.S. each have visions to connect Central Asia with the rest of Eurasia.
April 21, 2015
China’s Grand Plan for Pakistan’s Infrastructure
By Jack Detsch
President Xi Jinping has inked a deal with Islamabad that could provide Beijing with direct access to the Indian Ocean.
April 18, 2015
An 'All Weather' Encounter: China's Xi Jinping Heads to Pakistan
By Ankit Panda
Chinese President Xi Jinping will head to Pakistan next week. What's on the agenda?