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The Contradictions of the “Biden Doctrine”: From China Friction and Military Overreach to US...

By Dr. Dan Steinbock With its internal contradictions, the “Biden Doctrine” is fostering Trump-style China wars, while its military overreach is paving the way to...
Philippines

Philippines: From Peaceful, Nuclear-Free ASEAN to Battle-Ready Indo-Pacific?

By Dr. Dan Steinbock As the Duterte era is gradually ending, new arms races and nuclear proliferation cast a dark shadow over Southeast Asia. The...
Volatility

As The Fed Preps For Tapering, Expect More Volatility In Asia

By Dr. Dan Steinbock Economic recovery has proved elusive in Asia, thanks to the West’s pandemic mismanagement and vaccine inequality. The Fed’s impending tapering will...
America’s Revolving-Door Politics Behind the Fall of US-Sino Ties

America’s Revolving-Door Politics Behind the Fall of US-Sino Ties

By Dr. Dan Steinbock The US-Sino ties plunged in the Trump era, but the downfall has intensified in the Biden era. Without policy shifts, the...
Nuclear Plant in Japan

New Arms and Nuclear Risks Could Spell End to the Asian Century

By Dr. Dan Steinbock               Since 1945, the only successful economic modernization worldwide has occurred in Asia, with focus...
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How the Bui Dam set up China’s future engagement strategy with Ghana

By Kwame Adovor Tsikudo Aid, trade and foreign direct investments typify China’s global rise and its African activities. Central to China’s expanding relationship with African...
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Focus on China? What Does the Carbis Bay G7 Summit Tell Us

By Chee Leong Lee With China up in the air, the recently concluded Carbis Bay G7 Summit has been marred by intensive reporting by international...

Rethinking the US-China fight: Does China really threaten American power abroad?

By Andrew Latham President Joe Biden is so far maintaining his predecessor’s tough China policy, which aims to curb China’s international power both economically and politically. In...
China and EU

How China and EU can help with Asia’s Post-pandemic Recovery

By Huiyao (Henry) Wang The pandemic has cast a severe negative influence on the world economy. The Global Economic Outlook Report released by the Organization...

Racial bias makes white Americans more likely to support wars in nonwhite foreign countries...

By Vladimir Enrique Medenica and David Ebner The effects of American racial bias and anti-Asian sentiment do not end at the nation’s borders. The racial...