China

Analysis Brief

Geithner's Rebalancing Bid

Author: Lee Hudson Teslik

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner called for a global rebalancing and sought to reassure China, the largest holder of U.S. debt, about the health of the dollar. Experts say this shift is needed but some Chinese remain skeptical about the U.S. currency.

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Analysis Brief

Cooperating with China

Author: Jayshree Bajoria

Hillary Clinton's diplomatic agenda in China is guided by the need to maintain the world's most important bilateral economic relationship. Yet climate change, Taiwan, Tibet, and Beijing's human rights record pose longstanding challenges that will also demand attention.

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Analysis Brief

Pakistan's All Weather Ally

Author: Jayshree Bajoria

With Pakistan-U.S.  ties strained, Islamabad looks to its regional ally, China, to guarantee longterm strategic stability. Experts say Pakistan also hopes for a nuclear deal with China to balance the U.S.-India nuclear pact now before the U.S. Congress.

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Analysis Brief

Running Rings around Beijing

Author: Jayshree Bajoria

Confronted by accusations of a disregard for human rights at home and abroad, Beijing finds the Olympic Games have exposed it to extraordinary international pressure.

See more in Human Rights; China