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Jul 25, 2022

What’s next for Chinese investment in Latin America and the Caribbean?

By Isabel Bernhard

China’s investment in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) has steadily grown in recent years, drawing attention from government and private-sector leaders throughout the region as well as the United States. Baker McKenzie and Atlantic Council experts provide their insights on the opportunities and challenges in working with China.

China Economy & Business

Blog Post

Jul 15, 2022

State of the Order: Assessing June 2022

The State of the Order breaks down the month's most important events impacting the democratic world order.

Americas Brazil

In the News

Jul 11, 2022

Missing Key report cited in PanaTimes on CBDC trials using untested security protocols

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Caribbean China

In the News

May 31, 2022

Pepe Zhang in Morning Consult: “Biden’s Pivot to Asia Has a Crucial Latin American Component That’s at Risk of Neglect”

On May 31, 2022, Pepe Zhang was quoted in a Morning Consult article, "Biden’s Pivot to Asia Has a Crucial Latin American Component That’s at Risk of Neglect".

China Economy & Business

Econographics

Apr 21, 2022

The North-South divide is growing. Can a new Bretton Woods help?

By Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou

The growing divide is under the scanner as US Treasury Secretary Yellen and Colombian Finance Minister Restrepo both voiced a need to modernize the institutions.

Americas China
Map of the global south in which China uses discourse power.

Report

Apr 20, 2022

China’s discourse power operations in the Global South

By Kenton Thibaut

An overview of China’s discourse power activities in the Global South, including the regions of Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. It outlines the processes through which China leverages its diplomatic, media, and political positions in these regions to gain influence, and assesses the impacts of these activities for democratic resilience worldwide.

Africa China

New Atlanticist

Mar 3, 2022

Ecuador is a test case for how the US can counter Beijing’s influence in Latin America

By Gabriel Alvarado

Ecuador's dealings in China highlighted just how important it will be for the United States to nurture its ties with governments that have shown an interest in cooperating with Washington.

China Cybersecurity

Report

Feb 23, 2022

US-China vaccine diplomacy: Lessons from Latin America and the Caribbean

By María Eugenia Brizuela de Ávila, Bosco Marti, Riyad Insanally and Claudia Trevisan

The implications of diverging COVID-19 responses, notably at the onset of the pandemic’s rise in the region, will reverberate beyond the health sector. What might the differing US and China pandemic approaches portend for future influence in the region? 

Caribbean China

In the News

Feb 19, 2022

Pepe Zhang in France24: “Comercio entre América Latina y China crece sin precedentes, expertos piden ‘cautela'”

On February 19, 2022, Pepe Zhang was quoted in a France24 article, "Comercio entre América Latina y China crece sin precedentes, expertos piden 'cautela'" ("Trade between Latin America and China grows without precedent, experts advise 'caution'").

Americas China

In the News

Feb 7, 2022

Pepe Zhang in AP News: UK rebukes China for supporting Argentina’s Falklands claim

On February 7, 2022, Pepe Zhang was quoted in an AP News article, "UK rebukes China for supporting Argentina's Falklands claim".

Americas China