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The US Democrats’ China Debate
September 02, 2019
The US Democrats’ China Debate
None of Trump’s Democratic would-be rivals look likely to adopt a softer stance on China.
The US Democrats’ China Debate
The Transpacific Experiment: California in US-China Relations
August 27, 2019
The Transpacific Experiment: California in US-China Relations
Insights from Matt Sheehan.
The Transpacific Experiment: California in US-China Relations
One Year Into the US-China Trade War, Trump Is Still Far from Winning
August 23, 2019
One Year Into the US-China Trade War, Trump Is Still Far from Winning
The United States is a long way from victory in the trade war.
One Year Into the US-China Trade War, Trump Is Still Far from Winning
How Misconceptions Brought China-West Relations to the Breaking Point
August 22, 2019
How Misconceptions Brought China-West Relations to the Breaking Point
A perilous cycle of misunderstanding means Beijing could react to world events in panic for the first time since 1989.
How Misconceptions Brought China-West Relations to the Breaking Point
Toward a US-China ‘Steady State’: Assets, Liabilities, and Great Power Competition
August 20, 2019
Toward a US-China ‘Steady State’: Assets, Liabilities, and Great Power Competition
Can the United States and China find terms on which to coexist in the 21st century?
Toward a US-China ‘Steady State’: Assets, Liabilities, and Great Power Competition
Realities Clash With Idealism in Today’s Asia
August 18, 2019
Realities Clash With Idealism in Today’s Asia
The reality of what China’s rise means to different regional stakeholders must inform American policy.
Realities Clash With Idealism in Today’s Asia
How Beijing and Others Weaponized Interpol and the Magnitsky Act
August 02, 2019
How Beijing and Others Weaponized Interpol and the Magnitsky Act
How can institutions like Interpol cope with manipulation by authoritarian regimes?
How Beijing and Others Weaponized Interpol and the Magnitsky Act
Is the Greater Bay Area China’s Future?
July 31, 2019
Is the Greater Bay Area China’s Future?
It’s possible, but both opportunities and challenges remain in coming years
Is the Greater Bay Area China’s Future?
China’s New Defense White Paper: Reading Between the Lines
July 30, 2019
China’s New Defense White Paper: Reading Between the Lines
Beijing walks a tightrope between peace and its conception of great power status.
China’s New Defense White Paper: Reading Between the Lines
Can the US-China Trade War Be Resolved?
July 30, 2019
Can the US-China Trade War Be Resolved?
U.S. demands are incoherent, illogical, or outright contradictory. That makes a deal even more uncertain.
Can the US-China Trade War Be Resolved?
The US Scare Campaign Against China
July 23, 2019
The US Scare Campaign Against China
The political calculations behind exaggerating the “present danger” – from the Cold War to today.
The US Scare Campaign Against China
China to Release New White Paper on National Defense: What to Expect
July 23, 2019
China to Release New White Paper on National Defense: What to Expect
China’s strategic environment and capabilities have transformed considerably in the four years since the last document.
China to Release New White Paper on National Defense: What to Expect
The US-China Relationship: Why Words Matter
July 19, 2019
The US-China Relationship: Why Words Matter
Don’t discount the damaging impact of escalatory rhetoric on both sides.
The US-China Relationship: Why Words Matter
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?
China Conducts Air, Naval Exercises off Southeast Waters
July 15, 2019
China Conducts Air, Naval Exercises off Southeast Waters
The exercises come after the approval of a major U.S. arms package for Taiwan.
China Conducts Air, Naval Exercises off Southeast Waters
New US Joint Chiefs Chairman Endorses Post-INF Missile Deployments in Pacific
July 15, 2019
New US Joint Chiefs Chairman Endorses Post-INF Missile Deployments in Pacific
The next probable U.S. chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff sees more missiles in the Pacific as a useful capability.
New US Joint Chiefs Chairman Endorses Post-INF Missile Deployments in Pacific
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