Published Articles

Trump’s planned tariffs on steel and aluminum imports are a logical and long-overdue response to decades of trade cheating by friends and foes alike. READ MORE

March 2, 2018

Long accustomed to double-digit growth, China’s auto industry now faces a maturing market with flat unit sales but more premium products, a market that Geely is well-positioned to succeed in. READ MORE

February 28, 2018

Over three millennia, China has developed a distinct vocabulary that is well-adapted to its own place at the center of the East Asian world-system. READ MORE

February 25, 2018

Reform era China has long been held up as a model of an authoritarian country that has avoided the succession trap. Its plan to eliminate presidential term limits shows that it hasn’t. READ MORE

February 25, 2018

Narendra Modi wants to develop India’s northeast with foreign investment, but India’s neighbors are too poor. Meanwhile Xi Jinping wants to develop China’s southwest with trade, but China’s neighbors are too small. READ MORE

February 21, 2018

The ultimate goal of the ChUSEA should be to ensure that when you want to develop an app to do something useful, the only barrier to rolling it out simultaneously in the US and China is setting the interface language. READ MORE

February 20, 2018

A blockchain payments system based on WeChat’s existing QR code identification technology makes a compelling business case for a characteristically Chinese blockchain. READ MORE

February 17, 2018

Chinese Visions of World Order is the best kind of edited volume; it gives the impression that its diverse array of contributions have been curated rather than commissioned. READ MORE

February 14, 2018