Implications of China’s Rise

    • Podcast

    New Summit, Old Issues: Trump-Kim Round 2

    Kim’s threat to take a “new path” if the U.S. does not lift sanctions does not mean a return to nuclear and missile tests. Instead, Pyongyang will likely strengthen ties with Beijing, departing from its focus on balancing relations between the United States and China.

    • Article

    Coordinating Chinese Aid in a Globalized World

    The China International Development Cooperation Agency could help China coordinate its aid portfolio more efficiently. But it is more difficult to say whether the new agency will make Chinese aid disbursement and procurement decisionmaking more transparent.

    • China’s Belt and Road Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean

      • Matt Ferchen
      • December 21, 2018
      • International Institute of Strategic Studies

      The recent expansion of China’s Belt and Road Initiative into Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is unlikely to bring fundamental change to China–LAC economic relations. It may, however, catalyze a more volatile LAC–China–US geopolitical relationship.

      • Podcast

      Graham Allison on Avoiding the Thucydides Trap

      How can the United States and China peacefully manage their growing bilateral competition? In this podcast, Paul Haenle spoke with Graham Allison, Douglas Dillon Professor of Government at Harvard University, about the Thucydides Trap and its relevance to the U.S.-China relationship.

      • Podcast

      China’s Shift to a More Assertive Foreign Policy

      To commemorate the fifth anniversary of the China in the World podcast, Paul Haenle is interviewing five of the most respected Chinese international affairs scholars to discuss this important inflection point in U.S.-China relations. Fourth up: Shi Yinhong.

      • Podcast

      Devising a New Formula for Global Leadership

      To commemorate the fifth anniversary of the China in the World podcast, Paul Haenle is interviewing five of the most respected Chinese international affairs scholars to discuss this important inflection point in U.S.-China relations. Third up: Yan Xuetong.

      • Op-Ed

      Tempering Expectations Ahead of the G20

      In the midst of increasingly competitive and near-confrontational relations, it is important to remain clear-eyed about the difficulties that the United States and China face going forward.

      • Podcast

      Sources of Competition in U.S.-China Relations

      To commemorate the fifth anniversary of the China in the World podcast, Paul Haenle is interviewing five of the most respected Chinese international affairs scholars to discuss this important inflection point in U.S.-China relations. Second up: Wang Jisi.

      • Event

      More Turbulence Ahead? U.S.-China Relations After the Midterm Elections

      As frictions between the the U.S. and China rise, can leaders find ways to resolve security and trade disputes and establish a framework to manage competition in order to avoid zero-sum conflict?

      • Podcast

      Is the United States Driving China and Russia Together?

      Though a “Cold War” between the U.S. and China has not yet begun, the two sides are increasingly confrontational and risk shifting from competition to rivalry. Russia does not feel threatened by China’s rise, as Moscow remains confident that it can still benefit from the relationship.

    Carnegie Experts on
    Implications of China’s Rise

    • 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.

    About the Program

    Since the end of the Cold War, China has been experiencing a rise in relative power. This has particularly been the case since 2008, when China weathered the financial crisis relatively well. Implications of China’s Rise will explore how China’s rise is being interpreted and felt across the globe with particular emphasis on East Asia.

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