Global Economy

Crisis in the Global Middle Class – Part II – World Politics Review, 8/7/12

Crisis in the Global Middle Class – Part I – World Politics Review, 8/6/12

The Rise of Global Feudalism – The Diplomat, April 7, 2012

Tamed Tigers, Distressed Dragon – Foreign Affairs, July 2009, Authors: Brian P. Klein, Kenneth Neil Cukier


How Not to Invest in Myanmar*  – Foreign Affairs, 7/25/12, * Full article available here.

Decision Time for Asian Regional Trade – Newsweek Japan [print edition only], January 18, 2012

 Asia’s Challenges for Obama – Far Eastern Economic Review (.pdf file via CFR website), November 2008

Regional Security

Can China, Japan Avoid Clash in 2013? – CNN Global Public Square, 01/25/13

Conflict in the South China Sea – Newsweek Japan [Print edition, Japanese], September, 2012

Has the UN Lost Its Peacekeeping Mandate? – CNN Global Public Square, 9/4/12

The Next Battlefield Will Be The South China Sea – Business Insider, 8/24/12

Will Kim Jong Un’s Leadership Be Music to U.S. Ears? – CNN Global Public Square, 7/27/12

North Korea Misfires – New York Times/International Herald Tribune, May 27, 2009

Focus on East Asia Security – Gulf News and South China Morning Post, January 12, 2009

What Goes Around Comes Around for Russia – The Japan Times, September 19, 2008


China’s latest snub undermines its leadership case – CNN Global Public Square, 10/11/12

China’s Middle Class – Newsweek Japan [Print edition, Japanese], September, 2012

Why China Needs a PR Makeover – CNN Global Public Square, 9/11/12

The Danger to China’s Economy –, August 9, 2011


How to Reshape Post-Crisis Japan – Council on Foreign Relations, April 13, 2011, Authors: Brian P. Klein, David Abraham

Can China Lift Japan Out of Recession – Council on Foreign Relations, April 10, 2009