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Kevin Rudd on Asia's Future

Mr. Rudd, the inaugural President of the Asia Society Policy Institute, will discuss the future of Asia and major policy issues, and share ideas and strategies to work toward solutions rather than drift into crises. more

Video: Kevin Rudd on How the U.S. and China Are Correcting Their Trust Deficit

The incoming Asia Society Policy Institute president said he believes U.S. and Chinese leaders have established “the beginnings of a framework” to manage difficult elements of the U.S.-China relationship while advancing shared interests. more
Former Prime Minister of Australia Kevin Rudd will speak on Asia's challenges at the World Economic Forum in Davos this Saturday. (Leigh Vogel/Getty Images)

Kevin Rudd: Amid Tensions, Asia Needs More Robust Regional Institutions

"Because the Asia-Pacific region looms as being the strategic cockpit of the 21st century, we need more robust institutions than those we have at present," said the incoming Asia Society Policy Institute president. more
A look back at Asia Society's most popular videos in 2014 shows viewers' tastes running the gamut from music to politics to film.

What Were the Five Most-Watched Asia Society Videos in 2014?

A look back at Asia Society's most popular videos in 2014 shows viewers' tastes running the gamut from music to politics to film. more

Video: After Sony Hack, Kevin Rudd Urges Democracies to Consider Cyber-Readiness

Appearing on CNBC’s “Closing Bell,” the incoming President of the Asia Society Policy Institute said North Korea’s alleged cyber-attack on Sony Pictures should prompt “a global learning exercise” about cybersecurity. more
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) shakes hands with China's President Xi Jinping as he arrives for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders meeting at Yanqi Lake, north of Beijing on November 11, 2014. (Greg Baker/Getty Images)

Video: Kevin Rudd on How Economic Priorities Are Shaping China's Relations with Japan and the US

The Honorable Kevin Rudd, incoming President of the Asia Society Policy Institute, assessed China’s changing relationships with Japan and the United States in an interview with Christiane Amanpour of CNN. more

Kevin Rudd: China's Internal Debate on Reforms

Incoming ASPI President Kevin Rudd assesses some of the strengths and weaknesses of China's economic reforms as they have so far been visible to outside observers. more
Kevin Rudd, Former Australian PM, to Head Asia Society Policy Institute
"I am honored to accept this appointment," said Rudd, who will assume his new role in January 2015. more

Kevin Rudd: The Role of an Asia Society Policy Institute

Incoming President of the Asia Society Policy Institute Kevin Rudd outlines broad policy and strategic issues relating to Asia in the 21st century and how ASPI is positioned to bring fresh perspectives to those challenges. more
Henry Paulson (L) and Kevin Rudd (R) at Asia Society’s event in New York on September 11, 2014. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

Paulson and Rudd: China's Economic Reform Is the 'Engine Room' for Xi's Political Vision

In a wide-ranging discussion at Asia Society, Henry Paulson and Kevin Rudd discussed President Xi Jinping’s vision for China, the country's economic reform agenda, its stance on climate change, and more. more