November 30, 2016
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Carrier has announced it will keep open a factory in Indiana, retaining around 1,000 jobs.
Since the election, the broad dollar has appreciated by about 4%, presumab…
July 9, 2018
Background reading for the trade war with China.
June 15, 2018
Differences over Taiwan’s status fuel tensions between the island and mainland, yet cross-strait economic ties continue to deepen.
June 12, 2018
Endemic to the African tropics, the Ebola virus has killed thousands in recent years, putting the World Health Organization and major donor countries in the limelight as they’ve grappled with how to …
January 13, 2017
Rachel Brown, Sherry Cho, Lorand Laskai, Gabriella Meltzer, and Gabriel Walker look at five stories from Asia this week.
1. China’s aircraft carrier sails through Taiwan Strait. Early Wednesday morn…
February 20, 2013
As the United States prepares to withdraw forces from Afghanistan, and as the 10th anniversary of Operation Iraqi Freedom draws near, please join Rick Barton to discuss the future of U.S. civilian re…
Ambassador Fredrick Barton assesses challenges facing his bureau stemming from conflicts around the world.
May 4, 2018
South Korea’s megaconglomerates have helped lift the country out of poverty, but their extraordinary influence could put the health of the Korean economy at risk.
March 28, 2018
This post is co-authored by Fred Hu, Chairman and Founder of Primavera Capital Group, a China-based global investment firm.
With the entire global economy becoming inextricably linked to the Inter…
China is North Korea’s biggest trade partner and has leverage over Kim Jong-un’s regime, yet its policies focus more on border stability than nuclear threat.