In International Security, Henrik Hiim, Magnus Troan, and I examine the drivers of the expansion and modernization of China’s nuclear forces. Read the article here.
In International Security, Charles Glaser and I examine US policy options for resisting China in the South China Sea. Read the article here.
In the Journal of Strategic Studies, Joel Wuthnow and I examine the military strategic guidelines for China’s People’s Liberation Army adopted by the Central Military Commission in 2019. This strategy was consistent with the previous one from 2014 but framed by Xi’s political consolidation, growing threats from the United States and Taiwan, and a new military …
For the Washington Post‘s Monkey Cage, Fiona Cunningham and I examine the implications of China’s expanding nuclear arsenal. Read it here.
In an article in Asian Security, “China engages the Arctic: a great power in a regime complex,” Kathryn Lavelle, Liselotte Odgaard and I examine how China pursues its interests in the Arctic. Specifically, we how and when it seeks to work through the existing “regime complex” versus engaging in bilateral cooperation with Arctic states. We find that …
In this book chapter, Kacie Miura and I examine the role of the disputes in the South China Sea in the evolution of US-China relations. Based on an examination of American and Chinese views of each other’s role in these waters over the last decade, we argue that the dispute has increased the scope and …
For the Washington Post‘s Monkey Cage, I examine the latest on the China-India border. Read it here.
Along with Melanie Manion and Yuhua Wang, I contributed to the introduction to a special issue of Studies in Comparative International Development. In the issue, we explore how to define scholarship that purposefully migrates across the traditional borders of comparative politics and international relations in the study of China. Read the introduction here.
Although I did not choose the title, my essay on the clash on the China-India border has been published on the Foreign Affairs website. Read it here.
For the Washington Post‘s Monkey Cage, I examine the growing tensions on the China-India border. Read it here.