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China’s New World Order: Partners and Profit
May 09, 2018
China’s New World Order: Partners and Profit
Insights from Shaun Rein.
China’s New World Order: Partners and Profit
In the Era of Great Power Competition, the US Needs to Step Up Its Game
May 08, 2018
In the Era of Great Power Competition, the US Needs to Step Up Its Game
A blueprint for pushing back against China's militarization of the South China Sea.
In the Era of Great Power Competition, the US Needs to Step Up Its Game
What Makes America the Most Powerful State in Asia?
May 07, 2018
What Makes America the Most Powerful State in Asia?
In the Lowy Institute's Asia Power Index, Washington remains on top. But China isn't far behind.
What Makes America the Most Powerful State in Asia?
US Carrier Conducts Air Wing Sortie Drills in South China Sea
April 11, 2018
US Carrier Conducts Air Wing Sortie Drills in South China Sea
A U.S. carrier strike group showed off its ability to rapidly launch fighters in the South China Sea.
US Carrier Conducts Air Wing Sortie Drills in South China Sea
Looking Into the Report That Spurred Trump's Trade War With China
April 09, 2018
Looking Into the Report That Spurred Trump's Trade War With China
What are the national security assumptions driving Trump's acerbic trade policy toward China?
Looking Into the Report That Spurred Trump's Trade War With China
Despite Its Global Expansion, China Stresses No Intention to Displace US
March 08, 2018
Despite Its Global Expansion, China Stresses No Intention to Displace US
China's foreign minister says the conclusion that China will replace the U.S. is “fundamentally wrong.”
Despite Its Global Expansion, China Stresses No Intention to Displace US
Washington Must Own up to Superpower Competition With China
March 08, 2018
Washington Must Own up to Superpower Competition With China
The first step is for the U.S. to admit that China is a full-blown superpower.
Washington Must Own up to Superpower Competition With China
The One Important Ingredient for Regional Hegemony That China's Still Missing
March 04, 2018
The One Important Ingredient for Regional Hegemony That China's Still Missing
Hard power and wealth aren't everything in pursuing and maintaining hegemony.
The One Important Ingredient for Regional Hegemony That China's Still Missing
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
February 13, 2018
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
The United States must rethink its relationship with Latin America if it wants to respond to China's influence.
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
US Allies Aren’t Buying Its New Strategies to Confront China
February 05, 2018
US Allies Aren’t Buying Its New Strategies to Confront China
China presents many challenges, but bluff, bluster, and empty rhetoric will be seen for exactly what it is.
US Allies Aren’t Buying Its New Strategies to Confront China
What the EU Thinks of the US ‘Indo-Pacific’ Strategy  
January 31, 2018
What the EU Thinks of the US ‘Indo-Pacific’ Strategy  
Insights from Bernt Berger.
What the EU Thinks of the US ‘Indo-Pacific’ Strategy  
The South China Sea and the Decline of US Influence
January 31, 2018
The South China Sea and the Decline of US Influence
The United States' ability to sway Southeast Asian states to its side is waning.
The South China Sea and the Decline of US Influence
Is a Better American Nuclear Arsenal Good for the Asia-Pacific?
January 26, 2018
Is a Better American Nuclear Arsenal Good for the Asia-Pacific?
U.S. modernization efforts risk sparking a nuclear arms race with China.
Is a Better American Nuclear Arsenal Good for the Asia-Pacific?
The US National Security Strategy: Implications for the Indo-Pacific
December 21, 2017
The US National Security Strategy: Implications for the Indo-Pacific
The Trump administration makes clear the Indo-Pacific is at the top of its strategic agenda.
The US National Security Strategy: Implications for the Indo-Pacific
The US National Security Strategy and Great Power Relations
December 20, 2017
The US National Security Strategy and Great Power Relations
The NSS institutionalizes trends in U.S. engagement with both China and India.
The US National Security Strategy and Great Power Relations
Trump's Half-Baked Post-Pivot Strategy
November 14, 2017
Trump's Half-Baked Post-Pivot Strategy
Trumpis threw out the idea of ‘Indo-Pacific dream’ without explaining how to realize it.
Trump's Half-Baked Post-Pivot Strategy
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