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Analysis and Commentary

Lanhee Chen: The World Health Organization Desperately Needs Reform

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Townhall Review
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The World Health Organization botched its response to the novel coronavirus. It legitimized China’s early and misleading claims about the disease, which set back the initial response to the virus in other countries, including in the US

Analysis and Commentary

Our Economy's Got A Population Problem

by Timothy Kanevia Fox Business
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Low birth rate could cost us our financial future, superpower status.

In the News

Taiwan’s Tsai Pledges Support For People Of Hong Kong After China Proposes National Security Law

quoting Elizabeth Economyvia CNBC
Monday, May 25, 2020
Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said late on Sunday that the self-ruled democratic island “stands with the people of Hong Kong” as she pledged “necessary assistance” to Hong Kongers who need help.
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Elizabeth Economy: COVID-19 and China | Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing

interview with Elizabeth Economyvia Hoover Podcasts
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Elizabeth Economy discusses COVID-19 and China.


The End Of Hong Kong As We Knew It

by Larry Diamondvia The American Interest
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

“One country, two systems” was always unstable. Now it is beginning to disintegrate.

Analysis and Commentary

Getting Back To Business With China

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Is it time for the U.S. to move on from the blame game over who did what on Covid-19, and get back to doing business with the Chinese Communist Party, China’s Government, Chinese universities, business firms, and social organizations?

Analysis and Commentary

Six Questions For Xi Jinping: Another Update

by Niall Fergusonvia Niall Ferguson
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

It is now seven weeks since I published an opinion column in the London Sunday Times with the headline, “Let’s Zoom Xi Jinping. He has questions to answer about coronavirus” (April 5, 2020). In it, I posed six questions that I suggested should be put to the Chinese President and Communist Party General Secretary Xi Jinping. 

Analysis and Commentary

In Helping Hong Kong, Follow the Cold War Model

by John Yoo, Robert J. Delahuntyvia Newsweek
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

The Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) move to defy its legal obligations and dismantle Hong Kong's autonomy leaves the Trump White House with few good options. The United States will not use military force to defend a tiny city-state that partially sits on the Chinese mainland. But American leaders could render the CCP's victory a hollow one. They could create a haven in this country for Hong Kong's greatest assets—its human and financial capital.


Lanhee Chen: Protesters In Hong Kong Gather To Oppose National Security Law

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia KCBS Radio: On-Demand
Sunday, May 24, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen discusses a new national security law that spurred people in Hong Kong to protest being under China's rule and thus a degradation of rights in Hong Kong.


‘Beijing Leaders And Pawns In Hong Kong Now Crossing A Rubicon’ - Larry Diamond

interview with Larry Diamondvia HK CitizenNews
Sunday, May 24, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Larry Diamond discusses Beijing's approach to governing Hong Kong.