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May 2, 2019

China
China Never Stopped Managing its Trade

So long as the bulk of China's imports from the United States (and many others) are bought by state firms, China has the ability to manage its trade. The management isn't new. What's new is Trump's i…

Guests attend a ceremony marking the 1st delivery of a Boeing 737 Max 8 passenger airplane to Air China at the Boeing Zhoushan completion center in Zhoushan, Zhejiang province, China, December 15, 2018.

April 3, 2017

China
Auto Trade with China

Autos are one of the United States’ most important exports to China—ranking just behind aircraft and soybeans and (at times) non-monetary gold (through Hong Kong). Broadly speaking, the U.S. exports…

Auto Trade with China

September 19, 2014

China
Friday Asia Update: Top Five Stories for the Week of September 19, 2014

Ashlyn Anderson, Lauren Dickey, Darcie Draudt, Andrew Hill, Will Piekos, and Sharone Tobias look at the top stories in Asia today. 1. China fines GlaxoSmithKline nearly $500 million for bribery. A C…

A British Airways airplane flies past a signage for pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in London on April 22, 2014. (Luke MacGregor/Courtesy Reuters)

April 2, 2012

Defense and Security
Guest Post: Scientists Report on the Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty

This is a guest post by CFR senior fellow Frank Klotz. The National Research Council (NRC) released its long-awaited update on the Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) last Friday. Given the…

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December 23, 2011

India, Pakistan, and Nuclear Confidence Building

Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar shakes hands with her Indian counterpart, Foreign Minister S.M. Krishna, before their meeting in New Delhi on July 27, 2011 (B. Mathur/Courtesy Reuters). …

Pakistani Foreign Minister Khar shakes hands with his Indian counterpart Krishna before their meeting in New Delhi on July 27, 2011 (B Mathur/Courtesy Reuters).

October 17, 2011

Defense Technology
Guest Post: Obama’s Nuclear Arms Control Agenda: Progress and Prospects

U.S. President Obama delivers speech in Hradcany Square in Prague on April 5, 2009 (Jason Reed/Courtesy Reuters). This is a guest post by CFR senior fellow Frank Klotz. President Obama’s April 20…

U.S. President Obama delivers speech in Hradcany Square in Prague on April 5, 2009 (Jason Reed/Courtesy Reuters).

December 17, 2010

Roundup

Shi’ite pilgrims pray at Imam Abbas shrine in the holy city of Kerbala in Iraq. Shi’ite Muslims are commemorating Ashura, the most important day in the Shi’ite calendar which remembers the death of…

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December 4, 2007

United States
Global adjustment in action

With one euro now selling for $1.45-1.50, German auto makers seem to be having truoble making money -- or at least as much money as they would like -- producing cars in Germany (or Eastern Europe) fo…