Kevin Rudd on Taiwan, U.S.-China relations, and the future of Chinese politics

Making the case that growing rivalry between the United States and China doesn’t have to mean growing danger in an opinion piece for Foreign Affairs

Dissecting the upcoming Chinese Communist Party Congress – “the most consequential in 40 years” – in UC San Diego’s inaugural Susan Shirk Lecture on U.S.-China Relations

And outlining the implications of the 20th Party Congress for Xi Jinping’s own ambitions in an opinion piece for the Wall Street Journal

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