Fri, Jul 23, 2021

It’s Time for a Difficult Conversation with Delhi

The U.S.-India relationship presently presents the U.S. foreign policy establishment with a paradox. The degradation of India’s democracy challenges the logic underlying the relationship.

SouthAsiaSource by Yelena Biberman

Economy & Business India

Fri, Jul 23, 2021

Ahmad quoted in ISPI Newsletter on the UAE and Saudi Arabia’s rivalry in relation to the economy

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economy & Business International Markets

Thu, Jul 15, 2021

Why China’s digital currency threatens the country’s tech giants

China's drive to develop technologies fueled by data has given its corporate crackdown a more profound purpose: to expand the data sources available to the government.

New Atlanticist by Jeremy Mark

China Digital Currencies

Thu, Jul 15, 2021

Fulton’s report on China’s changing role in the Middle East was mentioned in The Shillong Times

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Economy & Business

Wed, Jul 14, 2021

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on how the WTO can tackle vaccine scarcity and global recovery

The unequal global recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic is fragile, warned World Trade Organization Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and “there’s one thing behind that all: The issue of vaccine equity.”

New Atlanticist by Katherine Walla

Africa Coronavirus

Tue, Jul 13, 2021

Rallying the world’s democracies with ‘trusted connectivity’

As a framework for investments in global infrastructure by democratic nations, the concept of ‘trusted connectivity’ can serve as a counterweight to efforts like China’s Belt and Road Initiative.

New Atlanticist by Kaush Arha

Economy & Business European Union

Tue, Jul 13, 2021

Okonjo-Iweala’s comments on WTO fisheries negotiations analyzed in POLITICO

Read the whole article here.

In the News by GeoEconomics Center

Economy & Business International Markets

Sun, Jul 11, 2021

Lessons from the Didi IPO ride: Xi faces a tradeoff between economic dynamism and authoritarian grip

This was a clarifying week for global investors—or for anyone concerned about authoritarian capitalism—of just how much the Chinese Communist Party would be willing to pay to ensure its dominance. The answer represents an immeasurable loss of economic dynamism.

Inflection Points by Frederick Kempe

China Economy & Business

Fri, Jul 9, 2021

Friedlander spoke to Yahoo Finance on global corporate tax agreement

Watch the whole interview here.

In the News by Julia Friedlander

Economy & Business Fiscal and Structural Reform

Fri, Jul 9, 2021

Caveat emptor: Lessons from China’s actions against Didi Global

By invoking national security to rein in Didi Global, China has substantially complicated matters for its companies listing overseas—and their investors.

New Atlanticist by Hung Tran

China Economy & Business