Donate to Jamestown 

Support Jamestown



Breaking News:

Ukraine’s Security Challenges in the East and Military Reform

July 15, 2015 02:00 PM


On July 27, 2015, The Jamestown Foundation hosted former Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Defense, Admiral Ihor Kabanenko, and Vice President of Kyiv-based high-technology firm KM Core, Bohdan Kupych....

Cat: Event
go to Archive ->

Willy's Corner

President Xi Lays Down His Own “Political Rules”

August 18, 2015

In the run-up to the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) Fifth Central Committee Plenum scheduled for October, President Xi Jinping has adopted a number of tactics to consolidate his power. Xi, who is also CCP General Secretary and...

Category: China Brief, Willy’s Corner, China, Elite

Stock Market Crash Reveals Serious Flaws in the Xi Administration's Economic Policies

July 17, 2015

The recent Chinese stock market crisis has exposed the fallacy of the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) contention that it is possible to seek economic development and reform without commensurate political changes. That the...

Category: China Brief, Willy’s Corner, Economics, China

White Paper Expounds Civil-Military Relations in Xi Era

June 19, 2015

As the world observed the 26th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, the focus has remained on how this cataclysmic event has rolled back reforms and exacerbated the trend of major clans in the Chinese Communist Party...

Category: China Brief, Willy’s Corner, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, China and the Asia-Pacific, China

“One Belt, One Road” Enhances Xi Jinping’s Control Over the Economy

May 15, 2015

Much of the world’s interest in China’s “One Belt, One Road” (OBOR) strategy—a reference to the Silk Road Economic Belt (SREB) and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road (MSR)—is focused on the geopolitical implications of one of...

Category: China Brief, Willy’s Corner

The Generals’ Growing Clout in Diplomacy

April 3, 2015

A recent foreign policy debate in the Chinese media has thrown into sharp relief the extent of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) generals’ influence on the country’s diplomacy. Wang Zhanyang, a liberal academic at the Central...

Category: China Brief, Home Page, Elite, Military/Security, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Willy’s Corner

A Modern Cult of Personality? Xi Jinping Aspires To Be The Equal of Mao and Deng

March 6, 2015

Having been in office for just over two years, President Xi Jinping has already laid claim to being the third most powerful politician of post-liberation China, just after Chairman Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping, the architect of...

Category: China Brief, Willy’s Corner, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Elite, China and the Asia-Pacific, China

Displaying results 1 to 6 out of 206








Next >

Previous Articles