January 27, 2023
The Drivers and Consequences of Vietnam’s January 2023 Political Shake-Up
By Ankit Panda and Catherine Putz
Will Vietnam's political tumult have any geopolitical ramifications?
October 02, 2018
What’s Next for the Presidency in Vietnam?
By Luke Hunt
The death of a president has raised wider questions about the role in addition to a focus on his legacy.
June 26, 2018
The Geopolitical Significance of Anti-China Protests in Vietnam
By Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran
What do recent anti-China protests reveal and not reveal about the nature of Chinese overseas investment in Asian countries?
January 11, 2018
The Vietnam War Spy Who Didn’t Love Us
By Shane Worrell
A new book sheds light on journalist and spy Pham Xuan An.
December 27, 2017
Drinking in Hanoi: Alcohol and Politics in Vietnam
By David Hutt
A very short history of alcohol and politics in Vietnam.
December 21, 2017
Vietnam Gears up to Divest State-Owned Enterprises in 2018
By Erin Cook
Vietnam's state-owned enterprises are set for widespread divestment.
March 01, 2016
Vietnam’s 12th Party Congress
By Zachary Abuza
A tale of two goals: maintaining a monopoly of power and sustaining economic growth.
January 23, 2016
Is China Interfering in Vietnam’s Politics With Its South China Sea Moves?
By Shawn W. Crispin
Some say Beijing is trying to influence the outcome of the Communist Party congress in Vietnam.
January 16, 2016
Who Will Lead Vietnam?
By Alexander L. Vuving
The country faces a particularly difficult choice.
October 02, 2015
Vietnam Is Changing... And So Is the Balance of Power in Asia
By Carl Thayer
All signs point to intense internal debate on leadership and foreign policy.
July 22, 2014
After HYSY-981: A US-Vietnam Alliance?
By Ankit Panda
A U.S.-Vietnam alliance might be closer to reality now more than ever.