Provides analysis on emerging technologies that are expected to reshape situational awareness across the spectrum of conflict, and examines the implications of these technologies for nuclear strategic stability.
Informed by research and eight tabletop exercises conducted with nearly 150 participants overall, this two-year study examines implications of the emerging strategic situational awareness ecosystem and its impact on crisis decisionmaking.
March 9, 2020 In China PowerOngoing economic modernization has expanded access to safe drinking water for hundreds of millions of people in China, but it has also severely polluted and taxed the country’s water resources.
March 5, 2020 In Asia Maritime Transparency InitiativeChina has maintained a militia presence around Philippine-occupied Thitu Island for over 450 days and counting. Satellite imagery analysis from AMTI tracks the militia presence, as well as progress on Philippine runway repairs and harbor construction.
February 21, 2020 In Asia Maritime Transparency InitiativeA months-long standoff over oil and gas operations in the South China Sea is playing out between Malaysian, Chinese, and a small number of Vietnamese vessels, though all three governments are keeping the episode out of the public eye.
February 18, 2020
| Rebecca Hersman, Reja Younis In On the RadarInformation dominance has been essential to ensuring U.S. military effectiveness, sustaining the credibility and assurance of military alliances, and reducing the risk of miscalculation. But can there be too much of a good thing?
February 12, 2020 In Reconnecting AsiaEuropean firms seeking to participate in China's Belt and Road Initiative face rising hurdles while Chinese state-owned companies are successfully pricing out their European competitors. As European leaders gear up for several high-profile meetings with Beijing in the coming...
February 5, 2020 In Beyond ParallelIn 2020, the CSIS Korea Chair is launching a study of North Korea’s health infrastructure. Health is critical to both the current well-being of the North Korean people as well as developing future human capital potential of a reconciled Korean peninsula.
January 30, 2020 In Asia Maritime Transparency InitiativeIndonesian media was dominated by reports of a Chinese fishing fleet operating in the country’s waters for weeks, but reporting from public officials left the story incomplete. An AMTI analysis of AIS data reveals just what happened, and when.
January 28, 2020
| William A. Carter, William CrumplerThis tool provides a resource for researchers and policymakers involved in the creation of data governance frameworks at the national and international level.
January 14, 2020
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha In Beyond ParallelA new facility in Ippul-tong is speculated to be a storage facility for ballistic missile transporter-erector-launchers (TELs), mobile-erector-launchers (MELs), or transporter-erectors (TEs).