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The Rakhine State Crisis—and Myanmar’s Other Severe Problems

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 17:11:28 EST

The ongoing crisis in Rakhine State, where the Myanmar armed forces have credibly been accused of(image)



Cyber Week in Review: January 19, 2018

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:07:24 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



A Few Words on China’s Holdings of U.S. Bonds

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:00:10 EST

China’s reported desire to slow its Treasury purchases briefly generated a lot of attention (Chin(image)



The Winter Olympics and the Paradox of South Korea’s Global Reach and Its Regional Constraint

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:27:34 EST

The war of words between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un in recent months has virtually drowned out(image)



Southeast Asia’s Press Freedoms Collapse: 2018 Could Be Worse for Southeast Asian Democracy Than 2017

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:39:26 EST

As I noted late last year, 2017 was a disastrous year for democracy in Southeast Asia.(image)



How Beijing Addresses Its Air Pollution Problem

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:06:38 EST

Back in 2013, China experienced its worst smog outbreak since 1961.(image)



Cyber Week in Review: January 12, 2018

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:12:39 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)






Thailand is Really, and I Mean Really, Close to Meeting the Treasury’s Manipulation Criteria

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 11:15:02 EST

Thailand has long met the current account surplus and intervention(image)



Buddhist Nationalism and the Rakhine Crisis: A Review

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 16:44:56 EST

There is plenty of blame to go around for the current humanitarian crisis in western Myanmar’s Ra(image)



Inter-Korean Olympic Agreement: An Opening to Reduced Tensions, For Now

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 15:49:18 EST

High-level officials from North and South Korea met at the Peace House at Panmunjom today and(image)






Increasing U.S.-ROK-ASEAN Cooperation

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 13:37:02 EST

Since its establishment in 1967, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has fostered(image)



Green Giants? Sectoral Obstacles and Opportunities to Reduce Carbon Emissions in China and India

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:55:17 EST

This guest post is co-authored by Joshua Busby, associate professor of public affairs at the(image)



An Olympic Window for Korean Nuclear De-escalation

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 19:19:58 EST

Jongsoo Lee is senior managing director at Brock Securities and center associate at Davis Cen(image)



As China Extends Its Influence Abroad, When Does Influence Become Interference?

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 13:29:51 EST

Over the past six months, debates have grown in Australia and New Zealand about whether China is(image)



China: Pretender to the Throne

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:18:48 EST

The New Year has brought a rash of new(image)



Cyber Week in Review: January 5, 2018

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 16:36:43 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



India’s Time on the World Stage Has Come, Says New Book by Alyssa Ayres

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:08:05 EST

January 4, 2018—“More than at any time over the past quarter-century, India is well(image)



Domestic Dimensions of South Korea’s Foreign Policy

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 13:59:32 EST

This post is co-authored by Suntae "Jacky" Park, research associate for Korea Studies at the(image)



Why Kim Jong-un Will Fail at Breaking the U.S.-South Korea Alliance

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 13:06:06 EST

At least for the moment, Kim Jong-un has shifted gears from missile-testing to peace-talking.(image)



Nationalism, Japan, and a Changing Asia

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 10:40:15 EST

Japan’s choices in a changing Asia will define the region’s future and will have tremendous impac(image)



Kim Jong-un’s Dialogue Offer and South Korea’s Choice

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 17:45:11 EST

With about five weeks to go until the Winter Olympics in South Korea, North Korea’s Kim Jong-un s(image)






Events in Southeast Asia to Watch in 2018

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 13:59:00 EST

Part Two(image)



The Top Ten South Asia Stories of 2017

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 11:15:51 EST

As 2017 comes to an end, it’s time to assess which stories from South Asia had the most impact.(image)



Year in Review: Chinese Cyber Sovereignty in Action

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 09:18:13 EST

2017 was a year of great energy and activism for China in cyberspace.(image)



Events in Southeast Asia to Watch in 2018

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 16:48:59 EST

Part One(image)



Cyber Week in Review: December 22, 2017

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 18:50:29 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Beware Chinese Influence but Be Wary of a China Witch Hunt

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 15:36:04 EST

The recent spate of articles and books on rising Chinese influence in the(image)









For Clues on How to Address China’s Growing Political Influence Strategies, Look to Australia

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 17:31:50 EST

Part of a Series of China’s Growing Influence Within Democratic Societies(image)



Populism in the West Gets the Attention, but Asia’s Rising Populism Could be as Dangerous to Democracy

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 11:42:37 EST

The rise of populist leaders and parties in Europe and the United States over the past two years(image)



Cyber Week in Review: December 15, 2017

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:15:15 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Beijing’s Influence Sparks Regional Concern

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:10:46 EST

Over the past year, both the Australian and New Zealand governments have faced reports that the C(image)






Australia, New Zealand Face China’s Influence

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:04:22 EST

Over the past year, both the Australian and New Zealand governments have faced reports that the C(image)



Why China’s Internet Censorship Model Will Prevail Over Russia’s

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:44:07 EST

Valentin Weber is a DPhil candidate in cybersecurity and a research affiliate with the(image)



CFIUS Reform: Not a Solution, But a Start

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:53:52 EST

Alexandra Kilroy is an intern in the Digital and Cyberspace Policy program at the Council on(image)



The Trump Administration Takes Action Against the Hun Sen Government

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:54:47 EST

Over the past year, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and his ruling party have gone from simply r(image)



How the United States, ASEAN, and South Korea Could Cooperate on Nontraditional Security

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:36:24 EST

Traditional security issues in the Asia-Pacific, such as tensions on the Korean Peninsula or disp(image)






CFR Survey Ranks North Korea and Iran Among Most Likely and Consequential U.S. Conflicts in 2018

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:59:14 EST

The Council on Foreign Relations' (CFR) tenth annual(image)



Reflecting on Pope Francis’s Trip to Myanmar and Bangladesh

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 16:57:31 EST

There was no way that Pope Francis’s trip to Myanmar and Bangladesh last week was going to be une(image)



The World’s Fastest-Growing Humanitarian Crisis

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 16:04:54 EST

By now the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Myanmar’s Rakhine State has resulted in more than 625,0(image)



China’s Artificial Intelligence Strategy Poses a Credible Threat to U.S. Tech Leadership

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 10:47:47 EST

Gregory C. Allen is an adjunct fellow at the Center for a New American Security.(image)



In Bangladesh, the Pope Has Balm for Rohingya Refugees But No Answers

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 14:35:25 EST

Earlier this week, Pope Francis visited Myanmar.(image)



Cyber Week in Review: December 1, 2017

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 13:18:57 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Cambodia’s Crackdown and U.S. Policy

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 10:15:57 EST

Over the last year, Cambodia’s ruling party, the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), has dramatically(image)