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A career in the Foreign Service can take you to new places every couple of years. (Mark Hatfield/iStockPhoto)
Building a Career as a Diplomat
Brad Evans talks about his work as a Foreign Service Officer for the United States government. more
Philippine and U.S. marines ride on a boat as they prepare to land on a beach facing the South China Sea during a beach assault exercises in San Antonio town, Zambales province on May 9, 2014. Scores of U.S. and Filipino marines launched mock assaults on a South China Sea beach in the Philippines on May 9 in war games aimed at honing the allies’ combat skills. (Ted Aljibe/AFP/Getty Images)
Issue Brief: Oil and Gas Resources and Transit Issues in the South China Sea
Alexander Metelitsa with the U.S. Energy Information Administration and Jeffrey Kupfer, 2014 Bernard Schwartz Fellow, provide an overview of the current reality and possibilities surrounding oil and gas in the South China Sea. more
Robert D. Kaplan (L) and Peter Dutton at Asia Society New York on November 12, 2014. (Elena Olivo/Asia Society)

'Don't Take Asian Security for Granted,' Robert D. Kaplan Cautions on South China Sea Panel

Scholars and analysts describe competing claims and uncertain solutions at an Asia Society Policy Institute panel on growing tensions in the South China Sea. more

Robert D. Kaplan: 'A More Crowded, Nervous, Anxious World'

The Atlantic foreign correspondent and author discusses some of the root causes underlying recent tensions surrounding the South China Sea. more
L to R Assistant Secretary Rivkin and Ashish Chauhan in Mumbai on November 13, 2014. (Asia Society India Centre)

Fostering Innovation and Investment

A conversation between Assistant Secretary of State Charles H. Rivkin and Ashish Chauhan MD & CEO of the BSE on innovation and investment in India. more

South China Sea: Pathways to Peace (Complete)

Scholars and analysts examine ways in which the South China Sea dispute might be disentangled while avoiding a potentially disastrous conflict. more
J.P. Morgan - Asia Society One Step Ahead Symposium

J.P. Morgan - Asia Society One Step Ahead Symposium

Join us for this symposium that aims to take a nuanced look at the opportunities for growth and empowerment in South Asia, through examining institutional and urban infrastructure. more
Charles H. Rivkin (L) and Ashish Chauhan (R)

Fostering an Environment for Investment and Inspiring Innovation

Join us for a discussion on innovation and investment in India with Assistant Secretary Charles H. Rivkin and Ashish Chauhan, MD & CEO of the BSE more
"Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific" by Robert D. Kaplan (Random House, 2014). (Author photo: Maryna Marston)

Book Excerpt: 'Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific' by Robert D. Kaplan

In Beijing, U.S. foreign policy expert Robert D. Kaplan finds himself repeatedly returning to the idea of containment, "the wrong word that unfortunately harbors a great truth." more
Construction workers specializing in pipe-laying work on a section of pipeline on July 25, 2013 outside Watford City, North Dakota. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why the U.S. Should End Its 40-Year Ban on Exporting Crude Oil

Jeffrey Kupfer, Bernard Schwartz Fellow with the Asia Society Policy Institute, argues that the U.S. can help its allies in Asia and benefit its economy by ending its longstanding ban on exporting U.S. crude oil. more