October 18, 2017
This blog is cross-posted with CFR's Asia Unbound.
The 19th Party Congress is almost here, bringing with it a slew of questions about China’s future, such as whether President Xi Jinping will bre…
September 19, 2017
For the past fifteen or more years, if not longer, the flow of foreign exchange in and out of China has never quite seemed to balance. Either the yuan was a one way bet up, and the PBOC had to buy fo…
October 10, 2017
Maylin Meisenheimer is a research associate for Asia Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.
The 19th Party Congress is almost here, bringing with it a slew of questions about China’s future,…
September 7, 2017
The Nigerian government has announced that the China Civil Engineering Corporation will complete a huge hydropower plant in the Mambila region of Taraba state, a plateau near the border with Cameroon…
September 28, 2017
Giving macroeconomic policy advice to a country that saves 46 percent of its GDP is hard. Imprudent domestic policies help limit large external (trade) imbalances, and more prudent domestic policies …
September 27, 2017
China is North Korea’s biggest trade partner and arguably has the most leverage on Kim Jong-un’s regime. But analysts say Beijing’s policies remain focused on border stability.
October 12, 2017
As China’s senior Communist Party members anoint its future leaders, President Xi Jinping is poised to solidify his position and power at next week’s party congress.
July 24, 2017
No sign of pressure on China's exchange rate regime in the June intervention proxies. Overall intervention in the second quarter is back at pre-August 2015 levels.
October 11, 2017
Chinese scholar Shen Yi argues that China needs to be more assertive in its demands, and drive a harder bargain with the United States over cyber issues.
January 1, 2018
An authoritative look at South Korea's foreign-policy choices in an increasingly uncertain Asia.