China's pursuit of natural resources is restructuring markets, pushing up commodity prices, and transforming resource-rich economies. Elizabeth C. Economy and Michael Levi explore the unrivaled expansion of the Chinese economy and the global effects of its meteoric growth.
The United States' diplomatic initiatives in Asia are not progressing as smoothly as Washington once hoped. With growing uncertainty in the Middle East, North Korea, and the South China Sea, building consensus on how to deal with these issues is critical to regional security. How can the United States best support its interests and those of its allies? Read the latest commentary from CFR’s Asia Experts.