Trying to kill ZTE will do more harm than good, will fail in the face of Beijing’s opposition, will do nothing to improve security, and will accelerate damage to U.S. technological leadership. Other than that, it’s an appealing idea.
May 17, 2018
| James Andrew LewisJames A. Lewis, senior vice president for CSIS, testified before House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security on "Securing Americans’ Identities: The Future of the Social Security Number."
April 24, 2018
| James Andrew LewisThe U.S. Commerce Department’s anger at ZTE’s violations is understandable and justified, and it fits with the narrative of the Trump administration’s trade and technology dispute with China. But the results of these actions can be counterintuitive.
April 12, 2018
| James Andrew LewisAs Facebook is called to task for not preventing the Russians from using its platform against the United States, some have raised the question as to whether it is a monopoly and whether the solution to the problem is to break it up, as was done to Standard Oil or AT&T.