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The China Nightmare: The Grand Ambitions of a Decaying State

The China Nightmare: The Grand Ambitions of a Decaying State

Dan Blumenthal
Director of Asian Studies, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Thursday, Jan 28, 2021   |   12:15 pm CST   |  Zoom

On Thursday, January 28, the Clements Center for National Security will host Dan Bumenthal, Director of Asian Studies at the American Enterprise Institute, for a virtual book talk on his recently published book The China Nightmare: The Grand Ambitions of a Decaying State. Please join us on Zoom at 12:15 pm CST.

Registration link will go live in December.

Dan Blumenthal is the director of Asian Studies at the American Enterprise Institute, where he focuses on East Asian security issues and Sino-American relations.  Mr. Blumenthal has both served in and advised the US government on China issues for over a decade.  From 2001 to 2004, he served as senior director for China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Mongolia at the Department of Defense.  Additionally, he served as a commissioner on the congressionally-mandated US-China Economic and Security Review Commission since 2006-2012, and held the position of vice chairman in 2007.  He has also served on the Academic Advisory Board of the congressional US-China Working Group. Mr. Blumenthal is the co-author of “An Awkward Embrace: The United States and China in the 21st Century” (AEI Press, November 2012) and the author of “The China Nightmare: The Grand Ambitions of a Decaying State” (AEI Press, November 2020).