Research Associate, India, Pakistan, and South Asia
“We the People’—India’s Republic Day,” Asia Unbound, CFR.org, January 21, 2015, coauthored with Alyssa Ayres
“In Iraq, Modi Finds His First Foreign Policy Test,” Asia Unbound, CFR.org, June 30, 2015
The U.S.-India defense relationship has entered a new phase that includes the joint development and manufacturing of defense equipment. Both the United States and India stand to benefit from defense collaboration, but the risks of technology transfer involved in the projects require both sides to be clear about their expectations, write Ashlyn Anderson and Amy J. Nelson.
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Chinese and Indian relief efforts in the aftermath of the 2015 Nepal earthquake set a precedent for trust building between two countries whose cooperation will be crucial to the prosperity of South Asia, write CFR's Alyssa Ayres and Ashlyn Anderson.
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A surge in Chinese economic and diplomatic involvement in South Asia poses a serious rival for Indian influence in its neighborhood, and could finally unlock the region’s potential, write Ashlyn Anderson and Alyssa Ayres.
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