Anu Anwar is an Affiliate Scholar at East-West Center, and a Research Fellow at the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (APCSS), Hawaii, United States. Follow him on Twitter: @AnuAnwarLive.
Anu Anwar 31 July 2019 As the U.S.-China trade war intensifies, pundits on both sides of the Pacific and elsewhere are wondering–who is the real winner? Interestingly, it is not China or the United States, but countries like Bangladesh, Vietnam, and Chile that may reap the most benefits from a widening trade dispute between theREAD MORE
by Anu Anwar 15 July 2019 Conventional wisdom says great power rivalry makes smaller neighbors vulnerable. As recently echoed by Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, “When elephants fight, the grass suffers, but when they make love, the grass suffers also.” However, this conventional wisdom seems flawed in the case of the China-India rivalry forREAD MORE