The drama that is U.S.-China relations added a new episode in Buenos Aires this weekend. The outcome was in many ways anti-climactic, as the two sides reached the most limited of agreements, writes Scott Kennedy, deputy director of the CSIS Freeman Chair.
November 26, 2018
| William Alan ReinschOur political parties are realigning in what may well turn out to be a long-term structural change. In a way, both moves would be quintessentially American, as CSIS Scholl Chair William Reinsch writes in his weekly column.
Establishing a permanent U.S. military base in Poland may be attractive to the Polish government, but it may erode NATO’s cohesion and divert investment from priority areas, as Quentin Lopinot, visiting fellow with the CSIS Europe Program, writes in his commentary.
So, aside from isolated cases on both sides, the midterm election results were fairly conventional from a trade perspective. Some candidates talked about it; some did not, as CSIS Scholl Chair William Reinsch writes in his new commentary.
Although China is currently setting the pace of the “great game” playing out in the Indo-Pacific, it still has a long way to go before it challenges U.S. regional supremacy, as Patrick Buchan from the Alliances and American Leadership Project writes in his commentary.
At a recent event hosted by CSIS Americas Program, both Ambassador Brownfield and Juan Zarate offered some thoughts on how the international community can help Venezuela during “Day After” challenges, as Moises Rendon writes in his new commentary.
The announcement of new trade negotiations between the United States and Japan may seem like a compromise, but the narrow scope of the talks reveals that Japan isn’t giving up much, as CSIS Scholl Chair adjunct fellow Paul Nadeau writes...
While the abruptness of the administration’s announcement to leave the INF Treaty has some undesirable short-term consequences, U.S. security will benefit in the long run, as Ian Williams from International Security Program writes in a new commentary.
A concerted attempt by the international community to force Maduro from office by challenging his legitimacy may help Venezuelans get their country back, as Moises Rendon, associate director and associate fellow of the CSIS Americas Program, writes in a new commentary.
China’s leading data policy architects are watching closely how data policy is evolving in the United States, Europe, and other countries in Asia as CSIS technology policy expert Samm Sacks writes in a new commentary.