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Cold War Structures and Tectonic Shifts
February 12, 2014
Cold War Structures and Tectonic Shifts
Longstanding U.S. commitments to East Asia complicate an already complex region.
Cold War Structures and Tectonic Shifts
What Would Chinese Hegemony Look Like?
February 10, 2014
What Would Chinese Hegemony Look Like?
It is certainly not inevitable, but what form would a Sinic Monroe Doctrine take?
What Would Chinese Hegemony Look Like?
U.S.-China: 19th Anglo-American Rivalry Redux?
February 07, 2014
U.S.-China: 19th Anglo-American Rivalry Redux?
Despite all the recent WWI analogies, Sino-American relations may more closely resemble an earlier time.
U.S.-China: 19th Anglo-American Rivalry Redux?
East China Sea: What Do China and Japan Really Want?
February 06, 2014
East China Sea: What Do China and Japan Really Want?
Keeping the peace requires understanding what the two sides want out of the dispute.
East China Sea: What Do China and Japan Really Want?
Japan and Russia: Arctic Friends
February 01, 2014
Japan and Russia: Arctic Friends
Increasingly close ties offer both countries potential benefits in the Arctic and elsewhere.
Japan and Russia: Arctic Friends
Understanding Security Competition in Asia
January 24, 2014
Understanding Security Competition in Asia
Do greater levels of interdependence mean the region is less susceptible to a crisis?
Understanding Security Competition in Asia
North Korea: The Problem with Reconciliation Via Engagement
January 23, 2014
North Korea: The Problem with Reconciliation Via Engagement
Engagement does not have a good track record at producing breakthroughs with Pyongyang.
North Korea: The Problem with Reconciliation Via Engagement
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
January 22, 2014
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
The nuclear issue may be defused for now, but multiple factors could continue to undermine relations.
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
India-Japan Ties Strengthen
January 21, 2014
India-Japan Ties Strengthen
An upcoming visit by Shinzo Abe to India underscores just how close bilateral relations have become.
India-Japan Ties Strengthen
South Korea Calling India
January 18, 2014
South Korea Calling India
Can India seize the opportunities offered by its growing engagement with South Korea and Japan?
South Korea Calling India
U.S.-China Relations and the Western Pacific
January 16, 2014
U.S.-China Relations and the Western Pacific
Maritime assertiveness in 2013 appears to have dashed hopes for a “new kind of great power relations.”
U.S.-China Relations and the Western Pacific
Myanmar’s ASEAN Chairmanship: Lessons from Cambodia
January 13, 2014
Myanmar’s ASEAN Chairmanship: Lessons from Cambodia
Will nascent reforms enable Myanmar to avoid a repeat of Cambodia’s notorious term?
Myanmar’s ASEAN Chairmanship: Lessons from Cambodia
The Business of Korean Reconciliation
January 11, 2014
The Business of Korean Reconciliation
Despite its flaws, initiatives like Kaesong can contribute to building trust.
The Business of Korean Reconciliation
Reinventing the Inter-Korean Relationship
January 08, 2014
Reinventing the Inter-Korean Relationship
South Korea’s president considers the way forward for relations with North Korea.
Reinventing the Inter-Korean Relationship
The Case Against India’s Diplomat
December 27, 2013
The Case Against India’s Diplomat
There are complex historical reasons for India’s outrage over the recent arrest of one of its diplomats.
The Case Against India’s Diplomat
South Korea’s Tear Gas
December 26, 2013
South Korea’s Tear Gas
Shipments of the agent to Bahrain reveal the country’s uncertainty in its role as a middle power.
South Korea’s Tear Gas
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