Brookings Today, 4/18/14

A roundup of some of the content published today by Brookings.

  • Africa in China’s foreign policy. Yun Sun explores Africa’s broader role in China’s international agenda.

  • Forecasting mobile data traffic growth. Darrell West and Joshua Bleiberg comment on Cisco’s new Visual Networking Index survey on mobile traffic. 

  • The Bundesbank, Germany’s central bank. Carlo Bastasin examines the role of Germany’s central bank in European economic and monetary policy.

  • Women and mobile technology. Fenohasina Maret-Rakotondrazaka reviews a recent conference on how technology is providing new opportunities for women.

  • NATO after Crimea. Michael O’Hanlon writes on how the alliance can still deter Russia.