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Featured commentary & analysis
The Asia Security Initiative aims to produce commentary and analysis from a variety of experts, key regional stakeholders, and voices from the Asia-Pacific directly and consistently in order to provide concrete, actionable policy recommendations that bring together the United States with its European and Asian allies and partners to develop a strategic perspective for adapting and revitalizing the rules-based international order.
New Atlanticist Jan 3, 2022
The United States must ensure semiconductor supply-chain resilience—not allocate short supplies
By Robert Dohner
The current semiconductor shortage, now expected to persist well into 2022, stands out both for its longevity and consequences. The United States and its partners, like South Korea and Taiwan, can set the global standard for resiliency.
Featured research & reports
Asia Security Initiative research and reports engage with key regional stakeholders, decision-makers and opinion leaders to produce content incorporating regional voices and develop action-oriented strategies to shape policy of the United States and its allies and partners.
Issue Brief Dec 22, 2021
Beyond the peninsula: US-ROK cooperation on digital connectivity in the Indo-Pacific
By Miyeon Oh
This issue brief examines digital connectivity efforts through a snapshot of Indonesia and Vietnam to show how China’s neighbors in Asia are on different trajectories in response to US-China strategic competition.
Report Dec 20, 2021
The domestic challenges that threaten China’s superpower future
By Dexter Tiff Roberts
This report examines the key internal challenges Xi Jinping and the CCP face as China’s economy undergoes its biggest transition in decades, and how these challenges will affect how China deals with the world moving forward.
Issue Brief Dec 16, 2021
What is “Common Prosperity” and how will it change China and its relationship with the world?
By Dexter Tiff Roberts
This issue brief examines the key reasons behind Xi Jinping’s drive towards “common prosperity” and how it will change China and its relationship with the world.
Report Sep 17, 2021
Beyond the peninsula: Prospects for US-ROK regional cooperation in the Indo-Pacific
By Miyeon Oh
This report assesses the prospects of US-ROK regional cooperation in the Indo-Pacific under South Korea’s New Southern Policy (NSP) and US Indo-Pacific strategy, providing recommendations for policymakers in Washington and Seoul on enhancing US-ROK economic engagement outside of the Korean peninsula.
In-Depth Research & Reports May 27, 2021
Enhancing US-Japan cooperation on global supply chains
By Miyeon Oh, James Hildebrand
Mounting US-China tensions and the COVID-19 pandemic have led to growing calls in the United States and among its allies and partners, including Japan, to address the vulnerabilities in global supply chains critical to national security and economic competitiveness.
Annual event series
The Asia Security Initiative regularly convenes high-level discussions that engage policymakers, experts, and officials to make real-world impact including changing or informing policies of the US government or its allies and partners, as well as affecting corporate sector policies, by offering concrete, actionable policy recommendations on a range of traditional and non-traditional issues.
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