Senior associate professor at the International Christian University, Tokyo
- The Never-ending China-U.S. Trade War: Domestic and International Politics Narrowing Strategic Choices
Jun 25, 2019
Seen as a whole, the trade war is part of a comprehensive strategy to constrain China. Hopes for a breakthrough at the G20 are ill founded, as is a compromise in the coming months.
- Huawei, Meng Wanzhou’s Extradition and Sino-U.S. Relations: Allies and Partners Face Difficult Choices
Mar 08, 2019
The case involving Meng Wanzhou’s extradition to the U.S. illustrates the precariousness that U.S. allies must face when balancing their relations with the U.S. and China.
Mar 01, 2019
The Trump administration’s negotiation pattern historically has been to escalate tensions and then agree to a modest change. We should expect nothing less in the outcome of the China-US trade negotiations.
Jan 25, 2019
China’s pursuit of Artificial Intelligence (AI) hegemony will strengthen the CCP’s position, increase economic development, and transform global trade, ultimately challenging the US’s ability to maintain its dominant political, economic and security presence in Asia.
Nov 06, 2018
Security concerns will remain a barrier to Beijing-Tokyo rapprochement.