January 30, 2018
Many states outsource their cyber operations to non-state actors, with varying degrees of control over their actions. The crisis in Ukraine is a perfect example of this phenomenon.
May 31, 2012
I had the good fortune this morning to see Chen Guangcheng speak here at the Council on Foreign Relations (and you can watch it here too). Over the course of the hour he answered questions ranging fr…
September 30, 2016
Martha Chen addressed the overrepresentation of women in the informal economy and the challenges they face – including low earnings and lack of social protections, which reinforce the cycle of povert…
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.
October 4, 2017
Viola Rothschild is a research associate in Asia Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.
When United States President Donald J. Trump makes his first visit to China next month, you can bet th…
May 3, 2012
It is difficult to draw final conclusions about the case of Chen Guancheng. He is unable to speak freely, and U.S. officials probably are as well, for a different reason: they have a variety of motiv…
September 15, 2017
This week: Kaspersky booted from U.S. government computers, the White House voids a Chinese acquisition, Bitcoin takes a tumble, and Facebook announces monetization guidelines.
October 17, 2014
Eugene Gholz examines the national security and economic consequences of China's central role in the global rare earths market.
July 6, 2017
Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed:
1. Just let me banya with the FSB in peace. The U.S Senate is looking to shut out Kaspersky fr…
June 6, 2017
Rachel Brown is a research associate in Asia Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.
The pageantry at last month’s Belt and Road Forum in Beijing highlighted the two major prongs of China’s B…