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Valedictory: Analyzing The Chinese Leadership In An Era Of Sex, Money, And Power

by Alice L. Millervia China Leadership Monitor
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

This article, my last as Monitor general editor and contributor, offers perspectives on the methods of analyzing Chinese leadership politics today.

Economic Policy

Economic Policy under Trade War Conditions: Can China Move Beyond Tit for Tat?

by Barry Naughtonvia China Leadership Monitor
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

It has proven extremely difficult for China to deal effectively with Donald Trump’s economic agenda.  

Military Affairs

“Like Donkeys Slaughtered After They Are Too Old to Work a Grindstone”: PLA Veterans Protests and Party-Military Relations Under Xi Jinping

by James Mulvenonvia China Leadership Monitor
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

People’s Liberation Army (PLA) veterans are a revered and honored class in China, and the political leadership is very sensitive to perceptions of their treatment and their potential for anti-regime collective action.

Foreign Policy

Chinese Views on the Singapore Summit Between Donald J. Trump and Kim Jong-un

by Michael D. Swainevia China Leadership Monitor
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Chinese observers generally view the summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as a positive step towards denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula.


Taiwan Should ‘Play For Time,’ Larry Diamond Says

interview with Larry Diamondvia Taipei Times
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Larry Diamond discusses the Democratic Progressive Party government’s pursuit of transitional justice and its approach to cross-strait ties arguing for a more arbitrational approach to party assets, while warning against action that might provoke China.


Q&A With Michael McFaul

interview with Michael McFaulvia Knight-Hennessy Scholars
Monday, August 27, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul talks about the Knight-Hennessy Scholars program and their multidisciplinary collaborative approach to problem solving.

In the News

Naval Experts Concerned Over China's Increasing Presence In Mediterranean

quoting Admiral Gary Rougheadvia The Jerusalem Post
Monday, August 27, 2018

The workshop held at the University of Haifa studied and assessed the issues concerning the future and character of maritime warfare in the region as well as various strategic developments.

In the News

The Cybersecurity 202: FBI's Encryption Fight With Facebook Could Have Broad Impact On Smartphone Users' Privacy

quoting John Villasenorvia The Washington Post
Monday, August 27, 2018

The court battle reportedly brewing between the FBI and Facebook could have a bigger impact on the average smartphone user's privacy than the bureau's legal showdown with Apple posed in 2016.

In the News

Don’t Be Deluded – Our Saudi ‘Partners’ Are Masters Of Repression

quoting Ayaan Hirsi Alivia The Guardian
Sunday, August 26, 2018

The persecution of activists at home and war in Yemen show talk of reform is a charade.

Analysis and Commentary

Henderson On McCain's Foreign Policy

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Sunday, August 26, 2018

I want to start by quoting from a Republican congressman’s speech on the floor of the House of Representatives. He gave this speech in opposition to his own Republican President’s decision to keep troops in Iraq. I quote him because his speech essentially sums up my opinion.


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