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NATO Needs a China Policy
July 18, 2019
NATO Needs a China Policy
NATO needs a coordinated and comprehensive strategy to deal with an ever-more confident China.
NATO Needs a China Policy
What Did the US Give up to Restart Trade Talks With China?
July 17, 2019
What Did the US Give up to Restart Trade Talks With China?
Washington compromised on more than Huawei.
What Did the US Give up to Restart Trade Talks With China?
The Case for Containing China
June 29, 2019
The Case for Containing China
China, like the Soviet Union before it, is a peer competitor of the United States but it is not invincible.
The Case for Containing China
The US Is Pushing Back Against China. What Happens If We Succeed?
April 19, 2019
The US Is Pushing Back Against China. What Happens If We Succeed?
Those hoping for the collapse of China’s communist government need to think seriously about what the consequences would be.
The US Is Pushing Back Against China. What Happens If We Succeed?
China and Russia Pose Different Problems for the US. They Need Different Solutions.
April 18, 2019
China and Russia Pose Different Problems for the US. They Need Different Solutions.
One is a resurgent power focused on economic preeminence; the other a declining power fomenting chaos.
China and Russia Pose Different Problems for the US. They Need Different Solutions.
How the US Can Win Its Trade War With China
April 10, 2019
How the US Can Win Its Trade War With China
History provides the blueprint for a winning deal.
How the US Can Win Its Trade War With China
America's China Bashers Are Gaining Steam
April 09, 2019
America's China Bashers Are Gaining Steam
Extremists in the United States have moved Washington’s position from engagement to hardline strategic competition.
America's China Bashers Are Gaining Steam
A Bipartisan Congressional Group Supports Trump’s Tough-on-China Approach
April 05, 2019
A Bipartisan Congressional Group Supports Trump’s Tough-on-China Approach
In an otherwise divided Washington, there is surprising uniformity in messaging on the U.S.-China trade war.
A Bipartisan Congressional Group Supports Trump’s Tough-on-China Approach
A Test Case for Reciprocity: The US Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act
March 27, 2019
A Test Case for Reciprocity: The US Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act
Can the Act actually inspire China to loosen restrictions on travel to Tibet?
A Test Case for Reciprocity: The US Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act
How the US Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
December 21, 2018
How the US Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
A focus on promoting transparency and fighting corruption rather than China-bashing will be more successful in the long run.
How the US Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
Washington’s Bungled Buenos Aires Summit
December 06, 2018
Washington’s Bungled Buenos Aires Summit
Trump's economic war against China is deeply corrosive for U.S. influence in bodies like the G-20.
Washington’s Bungled Buenos Aires Summit
Why a Democratic House Is Not Good News for China
November 23, 2018
Why a Democratic House Is Not Good News for China
Most midterm elections don't have a significant impact on U.S.-China relations. 2018 could be an exception.
Why a Democratic House Is Not Good News for China
Pushback: America’s New China Strategy
November 02, 2018
Pushback: America’s New China Strategy
A situation report from Washington assessing the U.S. whole of government opposition to China’s challenges.
Pushback: America’s New China Strategy
The New US Hard Line Toward China Is Worrying Southeast Asia
November 01, 2018
The New US Hard Line Toward China Is Worrying Southeast Asia
As U.S. policy toward China becomes more confrontational, its soft power in Asia is waning.
The New US Hard Line Toward China Is Worrying Southeast Asia
Trump, China, and Ah Q
October 12, 2018
Trump, China, and Ah Q
Trump proves that the spirit of Lu Xun’s Ah Q is alive and well in China.
Trump, China, and Ah Q
Pence on Political Interference: ‘China Wants a Different American President’
October 05, 2018
Pence on Political Interference: ‘China Wants a Different American President’
The U.S. vice president accused China of “meddling” in U.S. politics in a harshly critical speech.
Pence on Political Interference: ‘China Wants a Different American President’
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