Change and Continuity, Causes and Cures
Numerous crosswinds are buffeting the more than forty-year old Sino-American relationship, yet only once since Nixon’s historic trip to China in 1972 has a major conflagration seemed a real possibility. Anchoring the relationship throughout multiple storms are the two countries’ broad areas of...
To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge
Theoretical insights into its origins, dynamics, and prospects
Series: Politics in Asia
The "Taiwan question" has long been considered one of the most complicated and explosive issues in global politics. In recent years, however, relations between Taiwan and the Chinese mainland have improved substantially to the surprise of many. In this ground-breaking collection, distinguished...
Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge
Sanctions, Incentives, and Target State Calculations
This book develops a unified theory of economic statecraft to clarify when and how sanctions and incentives can be used effectively to secure meaningful policy concessions. High-profile applications of economic statecraft have yielded varying degrees of success. The mixed record of economic...
Published May 12th 2013 by Routledge
Economic Statecraft, Interdependence and National Security
The essays here address the relationship between economic interdependence and international conflict, the political economy of economic sanctions, and the role of economic incentives in international statecraft....
Published April 10th 2000 by Routledge