Are the BRICS Irrelevant?

Article April 10, 2014

After a decade as the darling of the economic world, the BRICS group is rumored to be facing its demise. 

More from Brussels Jan Techau on the BRICS development bank 


More on China's Economy Yukon Huang discusses the liberalization of China's interest rates


Chinese Nuclear Security Cooperation

Podcast April 10, 2014

China has made several important contributions to international nuclear security and shares many common goals with the United States on this issue. 

More from D.C. Douglas H. Paal analyzes contradictions in China's foreign policy

More on Nuclear Security Mark Hibbs and Fred McGoldrick on effective nuclear policy


China's Perspective on the Ukraine Crisis

Podcast March 9, 2014

As tensions continue to mount in Ukraine, the international community is watching China’s position on the crisis with great interest.


China's Energy Future at a Crossroads

Q&A March 17, 2014

China’s energy sector had a potentially watershed year in 2013.

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China and Europe: Deepening the Comprehensive Partnership

Article March 28, 2014

When the head of state of the world’s largest exporting country, China, is visiting the world’s biggest market, the EU, economists pay close attention.


More on China's foreign policy Zhao Kejin discusses balance of power in the Asia Pacific


China Turns to Southeast Asia

Article March 28, 2014

A primary focus of China’s next era of foreign policy will be emerging and neighboring powers, especially in Southeast Asia.

More on Southeast Asia Tang Xiaoyang discusses Chinese investment in Myanmar


More on China's foreign relations Douglas H. Paal analyzes China's new foreign policy strategies 


U.S.-China Relations: Moving Beyond the Script

Op-Ed April 10, 2014

Beijing and Washington must manage relations amid increasing bilateral interdependence, tension, and mistrust. 

More on China's Foreign Policy Zhao Kejin discusses China's pivot to Southeast Asia


More on U.S.-China Relations Chen Qi on competition and cooperation between the two powers