Asia & China: Publications

Cover: China’s “New Era” with Xi Jinping characteristics

China’s “New Era” with Xi Jinping characteristics

by Angela Stanzel, Heike Holbig, Jean Christopher Mittelstaedt, Yevgen Sautin & Jérôme Doyon - 15th December, 2017

The meaning of the Chinese "new era" is tied to Xi Jinping. This publication explores how much his increased ideological control is changing China.

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Cover: China at the gates: A new power audit of EU-China relations

China at the gates: A new power audit of EU-China relations

by François Godement, Abigaël Vasselier - 01st December, 2017

Europeans should adopt more realist positions vis-à-vis China, to defend their own interests and urgently restore balance in the relationship.

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Cover: Pre-empting defeat: In search of North Korea’s nuclear doctrine

Pre-empting defeat: In search of North Korea’s nuclear doctrine

by Léonie Allard, Mathieu Duchâtel & François Godement - 22nd November, 2017

Pyongyang’s is prepared to carry out a pre-emptive nuclear strike against both military and civilian targets if it detects an imminent attack.

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Cover: Grand Designs: Does China have a ‘Grand Strategy’?

Grand Designs: Does China have a ‘Grand Strategy’?

by Angela Stanzel, Nadège Rolland, Jabin Jacob, Melanie Hart - 18th October, 2017

The Chinese Communist Party Congress in October will indicate whether China has departed from its ‘peaceful rise’ in favour of an ambitious grand strategy.

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Cover: China and the Mediterranean: Open for business?

China and the Mediterranean: Open for business?

by François Godement, Dragan Pavlićević, Agatha Kratz, Abigaël Vasselier, Moritz Rudolf & Jérôme Doyon - 21st June, 2017



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Cover: Influence by default: Europe’s impact on military security in East Asia

Influence by default: Europe’s impact on military security in East Asia

by Mathieu Duchâtel & Mark Bromley - 16th May, 2017

In the continued absence of a policy, European commercial actions in the armament sector could have a destabilising impact on Asian security.

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Cover: Taiwan between Xi and Trump

Taiwan between Xi and Trump

by Mathieu Duchâtel, Jessica Drun, Fa-Shen Vincent Wang, Yevgen Sautin, Antoine Bondaz, Hubert Kilian - 28th April, 2017

Taiwan's government has little room for manoeuvre to forge a path independently of China.

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Cover: Discipline and punish: Party power under Xi

Discipline and punish: Party power under Xi

by Jérôme Doyon, François Godement - 14th March, 2017

Why China's President has made Party discipline a centrepiece of his administration.

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Cover: Expanded ambitions, shrinking achievements: How China sees the global order
Cover: China’s investment in influence: the future of 16+1 cooperation

China’s investment in influence: the future of 16+1 cooperation

by Angela Stanzel, Agatha Kratz, Justyna Szczudlik & Dragan Pavlićević - 14th December, 2016

Uneven progress towards “16+1” cooperation frustrates Chinese ambitions

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