Asia and the Pacific
Following the recent meetings in California between Presidents Barack Obama and Xi Jinping, the U.S.-China relationship is making progress, but the two countries continue to wrestle over issues related to trade, currencies, cybersecurity and international crises such as the conflict in Syria. Brookings experts discuss the complicated ties between the United States and China, and examine China's growing role in international politics and the global economy.
People line up to buy toilet paper and baby diapers as national guards control the access at a supermarket in downtown Caracas (REUTERS/Jorge Silva).
Dimming Prospects for Reform in Venezuela
January 28, 2015, Harold Trinkunas
As oil prices continue to fall, Harold Trinkunas reflects on worsening economic trends in Venezuela and the difficult choices ahead.
Asia and the Pacific
January 28, 2015
January 27, 2015, Richard C. Bush III
Opinion | The Wall Street Journal Asia
January 21, 2015, Philippe Le Corre
January 21, 2015, Joshua Meltzer, Timmons Roberts and Philip A. Wallach
Opinion | OZY
January 21, 2015, John McLaughlin
Interview | l'Opinion
Opinion | La Fabrique de l'industrie
January 20, 2015, Philippe Le Corre
January 2015, David L. Caprara, Katharine H.S. Moon and Paul Park
India-U.S. Policy Memo
January 2015, Cheng Li
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Philippe Le Corre will present his new book, L'Offensive chinoise en Europe, on February 2 at the Asia Centre in Paris.
Director, John L. Thornton China Center
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy
Richard C. Bush III
Director, Center for East Asia Policy Studies
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, John L. Thornton China Center
Kenneth G. Lieberthal
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Global Economy and Development, John L. Thornton China Center
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Before China's 18th Party Congress, Cheng Li profiled 25 possible members of the Politburo, examining their backgrounds, family and patron-client ties, political prospects and policy preferences. See Li's profiles of the seven individuals who were named to the Politburo Standing Committee:
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