Bonnie Chan is a fellow with the China Power Project. She is the principal researcher for the ChinaPower website, which analyzes developments in China's military, economic, technological, social, and soft power. Her additional research interests include Asia-Pacific security, U.S.-China competition, and alliances. She is currently finishing up a doctorate in political science at the University of Chicago. In her dissertation, she examines the formation of multilateral alliances in Western Europe and Southeast Asia after the Second World War and after the Cold War.