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Faculty Fellow Sheena Chestnut Greitens quoted in new article on U.S.-China Relations post-election for the South China Morning Post

Nov 11, 2020

Sheena Chestnut Greitens, faculty fellow and LBJ associate professor, was quoted in the South China Morning Post authored by Jacob Fromer saying, “There has been enough warning rhetoric about Chinese influence, espionage and other issues from the administration and federal law enforcement that local actors may have internalized some real wariness of China, and may perceive cooperation to be more risky – especially if they are aware that their own in-house expertise on China is limited.”

It’s Not Just Over There: The American Commitment to the Korean Peninsula

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Nov 09, 2020

In this episode of Horns of a Dilemma, Clint Work of the Stimson Center and Stimson’s 38 North program hosts a discussion between Gen. Vincent Brooks, senior fellow at the Clements Center at the University of Texas at Austin, and Sheena Greitens, professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin, about the Korean Peninsula. This group of experts assesses the security situation on the peninsula and how it affects U.S. security. The podcast discussion is part of 38 North’s broader event series around the country focused on Korean peace and security issues.

New op-ed from Executive Director Dr. Will Inboden addressing an "America at the Geopolitical Crossroads" for The Globe and Mail

Oct 26, 2020

"The last time the United States faced an election with such profound stakes for national security was 1980. The parallels to today are something to behold," writes our Executive Director Dr. Will Inboden in his latest for The Globe and Mail. 

Sheena Greitens quoted in Los Angeles Times article Examining the Relentless Rise of Xi Jinping

Oct 26, 2020

In the Los Angeles Times article "Dreams of a Red Emperor: The relentless rise of Xi Jinping," Alice Su gives an in-depth profile on Xi Jinping. Faculty Fellow Sheena Greitens notes that Xi “does not perceive his power to be completely consolidated, even eight years in,” which could lead to a campaign for an unprecedented third term in 2022.

Faculty Fellow Sheena Greitens joins Asia Unscripted podcast episode "Current Perspectives of Americans Towards China"

Oct 23, 2020

Sheena Chestnut Greitens, associate professor at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and a Faculty Fellow for the Clements Center for National Security, joined the U.S. Asia Institute's podcast series "Asia Unscripted." Greitens and Laura Silver, senior researcher at Pew Research Center, discuss Pew Research Center's recently published report about American views towards China.