China’s Foreign Relations

    • Op-Ed

    Why Did China Stand By Maduro in Venezuela?

    Beijing has long been concerned about its exposure to Venezuela’s slow-motion descent into crisis. There’s also a broader story about China’s efforts to promote itself as a leader of international development and South-South ties.

    • Podcast

    The U.S.-China Economic Relationship: Engagement and Decoupling

    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. Fifth and final: Yao Yang.

    • Q&A

    U.S.-China Relations At the Forty-Year Mark

    January 2019 marks the fortieth anniversary of the normalization of relations between the People’s Republic of China and the United States. Four Carnegie scholars—two American and two Chinese—assess the relationship today.

    • 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.

      • China’s Troubled Hungary-Serbia Railway Project: A Case Study

        The signature project of the 16+1 framework between China and sixteen countries in central and eastern Europe is a Chinese-financed railway between Hungary and Serbia. The project has become a symbol of not just the 16+1 framework but also of what China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) means for Europe.

        • 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.

        • Quick Take

        What Deal Did Trump and Xi Strike at the G20?

        The U.S. and Chinese presidents talked about trade and tariffs when they met in Buenos Aires. What is the view from China?

      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
        Vice President for Studies
        Evan A. Feigenbaum is vice president for studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, where he oversees research in Washington, Beijing and New Delhi on a dynamic region encompassing both East Asia and South Asia.
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        Matt Ferchen
        Nonresident 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.
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        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.
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        Paul Haenle
        Maurice R. Greenberg Director’s Chair
        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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        C. Raja Mohan
        Nonresident Senior Fellow
        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.
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        Douglas H. Paal
        Distinguished Fellow
        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.
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        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.
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        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.
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        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.
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        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.
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        Michael D. 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.
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        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.
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        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.
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        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.
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        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.
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        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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