Daniel Russel discusses how the 45th president has managed Asia policy since taking office and previews Trump's upcoming trip to the continent.
Simply connecting the countries of South Asia with each other and their neighbors may not be enough, says a new Asia Society report.
"I want to change China from a country ruled of man and by man to a country ruled of law and by law," Chinese activist and legislator Wu Qing tells Asia Blog.
"Unlike the early 1990s, the United States should not and will not leave Afghanistan to its neighbors alone," writes Alexander Evans, who calls for a long-term, regional strategy for the embattled country.
A critical question is confronting Thailand and several other Asian nations: Is lasting peace possible in the absence of justice?
"America is a Pacific power," Admiral Samuel Locklear told Asia Society on December 6, 2012.
Western analysts are premature in forecasting worst-case scenarios, argues Hassan Abbas.
Describing his first trip to China, the author evokes a time when it represented not just the unknown but "the unknowable."
From policy to business to security to health, some of the biggest names in their respective fields will speak to Asia Society audiences in New York, Hong Kong, and Washington, D.C.
In 2012, Asia Society hosted several of the global thinkers on the annual Foreign Policy list.
Why a wage increase in Jakarta this week doesn't go far enough in settling labor disputes roiling the country's manufacturing sector.