China’s Foreign Relations

    • Op-Ed

    A Looming Nuclear Expansion

    As the North Korean atomic crisis gathers momentum, the Trump administration is suggesting that the option of letting the East Asian allies acquire nuclear options is on the table.

    • Op-Ed

    China and America Need a One-Korea Policy

    Both the United States and China have to recognize the reality, if not the legitimacy, of each other’s fears about North Korea and make concessions that indicate their good faith in eventually moving toward a Korean Peninsula that is united.

    • Op-Ed

    What It’ll Take to Forge Peace in Cyberspace

    • Tim Maurer, Jason Healey
    • March 20, 2017
    • Christian Science Monitor

    The international community has finally started a serious conversation about norms in cyberspace. But reaching a global consensus needs the world’s attention.

    • Article

    Buddhism: A New Frontier in the China-India Rivalry

    • Jayadeva Ranade
    • March 17, 2017

    Buddhism has become part of a broader soft power rivalry between China and India for greater influence in Asia.

    • Article

    The Mirage of the Deal: Trump’s Grand Bargains with Russia and China

    Trump needs to look beyond illusory bargains with Russia and China and instead develop clear-eyed frameworks to manage bilateral disagreements and make progress on common policy objectives based on U.S. national security interests.

    • Op-Ed

    2017, the Year Chairman Xi Will Come Into His Own

    After five years of consolidating power, Xi Jinping will emerge stronger than ever before. For this year at least, Xi will play the role of global leader, and the world will be better for it.

    • Op-Ed

    Beijing, Washington Face Similar Economic Challenges

    Both China and the United States need to address shared problems such as moderating rising income disparities, designing effective regulatory systems, and promoting innovation.

    • Testimony

    Checking China’s Maritime Push

    The only effective way to create a more stable environment in the maritime areas near China is for the United States to lead a serious diplomatic dialogue with Beijing and other claimants aimed at establishing mutually acceptable restraints, accompanied by strong U.S. and allied deterrence signals.

    • Op-Ed

    Is the Trump Era Really the Xi Era?

    Chinese experts say that the country is beginning to take a more proactive approach to foreign affairs, and shifting from a focus of integrating into the international system to shaping it.

    • Op-Ed

    New Triangular Diplomacy Emerges Amid Changing Global Political Landscape

    Rather than forging an alliance against the third corner of the triangle, China and Russia should join forces in building a new regional system at the time when the global order is in transition.

Carnegie Experts on
China’s Foreign Relations

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    Chen Qi
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Chen Qi is an expert on U.S.-China relations, global governance, and China’s foreign policy. Chen runs the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy’s U.S.-China Track II dialogue.
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    Evan A. Feigenbaum
    Nonresident Senior Fellow
    Asia Program
    Feigenbaum’s work focuses principally on China and India, geopolitics in Asia, and the role of the United States in East, Central, and South Asia. His previous positions include deputy assistant secretary of state for South Asia, deputy assistant secretary of state for Central Asia, and member of the secretary of state’s policy planning staff with principal responsibility for East Asia and the Pacific.
  • expert thumbnail - Ferchen
    Matt Ferchen
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Ferchen specializes in China’s political-economic relations with emerging economies. At the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, he runs a program on China’s economic and political relations with the developing world, including Latin America.
  • expert thumbnail - Godement
    François Godement
    Nonresident Senior Fellow
    Asia Program
    Godement, an expert on Chinese and East Asian strategic and international affairs, is a nonresident senior fellow in the Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
  • expert thumbnail - Haenle
    Paul Haenle
    Director
    Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Haenle served as the director for China, Taiwan, and Mongolian Affairs on the National Security Council staffs of former presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama prior to joining Carnegie.
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    Shi Han
    Nonresident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Shi Han is a nonresident scholar at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy concentrating on international business issues. His economic research addresses challenges arising from interactions between American and Chinese businesses and the competition and cooperation between state and non-state economic entities.
  • expert thumbnail - Mohan
    C. Raja Mohan
    Director
    Carnegie India
    A leading analyst of India’s foreign policy, Mohan is also an expert on South Asian security, great-power relations in Asia, and arms control.
  • expert thumbnail - Paal
    Douglas H. Paal
    Vice President for Studies
    Paal previously served as vice chairman of JPMorgan Chase International and as unofficial U.S. representative to Taiwan as director of the American Institute in Taiwan.
  • expert thumbnail - Xun
    Pang Xun
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Pang Xun is a resident scholar at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, where she is part of the China and the Developing World Program.
  • expert thumbnail - Schoff
    James L. Schoff
    Senior Fellow
    Asia Program
    Schoff is a senior fellow in the Carnegie Asia Program. His research focuses on U.S.-Japan relations and regional engagement, Japanese politics and security, and the private sector’s role in Japanese policymaking.
  • expert thumbnail - Zhiqin
    Shi Zhiqin
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    An expert on European issues, Shi Zhiqin runs a program on China-EU Relations at the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy.
  • expert thumbnail - Xuefeng
    Sun Xuefeng
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Sun Xuefeng specializes in the rise of great powers and international relations theory. At Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, he runs a program examining the international and regional implications of China’s rise.
  • expert thumbnail - Swaine
    Michael Swaine
    Senior Fellow
    Asia Program
    Swaine is a senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and one of the most prominent American analysts in Chinese security studies.
  • expert thumbnail - Xiaoyang
    Tang Xiaoyang
    Deputy Director
    Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Tang Xiaoyang is a resident scholar and the deputy director of the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy and an associate professor in the Department of International Relations at Tsinghua University. His research interests include political philosophy, China’s modernization process, and China’s engagement in Africa.
  • expert thumbnail - Trenin
    Dmitri Trenin
    Director
    Moscow Center
    Trenin, director of the Carnegie Moscow Center, has been with the center since its inception. He also chairs the research council and the Foreign and Security Policy Program.
  • expert thumbnail - Xuetong
    Yan Xuetong
    President, Carnegie–Tsinghua Management Board
    Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Yan Xuetong is one of China’s leading experts on China’s foreign policy, national security, and U.S.-China relations. At Tsinghua University, he is dean of the Institute of Modern International Relations.
  • expert thumbnail - Chuanjie
    Zhang Chuanjie
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Zhang Chuanjie’s expertise and program at the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy examines the impact of Chinese public opinion on China’s foreign policy.
  • expert thumbnail - Lihua
    Zhang Lihua
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Zhang Lihua is a resident scholar at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy. She is also a professor at the Department of International Relations at Tsinghua University.
  • expert thumbnail - Kejin
    Zhao Kejin
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Zhao Kejin is an expert on China’s foreign policy and diplomacy. At the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, he runs a program that examines the development of China’s public diplomacy.
  • expert thumbnail - Zhao
    Tong Zhao
    Fellow
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
    Tong Zhao is a fellow in Carnegie’s Nuclear Policy Program based at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy.

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