Published Articles

Pułapka średniego dochodu nie jest jednak pułapką gospodarczą. To pułapka polityczna. READ MORE

November 23, 2015

No one knows why China retained the one-child policy long after it became clear that the nation’s birth rate was closer to being dangerously low than dangerously high. READ MORE

November 12, 2015

In turbulent economic times, normalcy is what the region needs most of all. READ MORE

November 9, 2015

The special relationship is dead. Long live the special relationship. READ MORE

October 30, 2015

Heydarian’s concerns for the “interests of smaller powers” are unlikely to be widely shared in Washington. They are certainly not widely shared in Beijing. READ MORE

October 27, 2015

Given that most of China’s population is still close to the land, village democracy is an important force for normative change. READ MORE

October 14, 2015

Russia and China might evolve a mutually beneficial entente cordiale, but they will never combine to threaten western hegemony. READ MORE

September 30, 2015

The Assad government is guilty of terrible crimes, but a gradual evolution of Assad’s dictatorship into a responsible government is at least as likely as a battlefield victory of “moderates” followed by their gracious acceptance of former enemies into a pluralist, inclusive Syria. READ MORE

September 29, 2015