January 7, 2021
TAG Partner Amb. Kurt Tong comments on the recent arrests related to Hong Kong’s national security law.Continue Reading
December 18, 2020
For all the promise and potential that Asia has to offer for the world, what challenges does the region face? In this latest Tea Leaves discussion, Kurt and Rich sit down with Vasuki Shastry to take a more counterintuitive approach to Asia’s future and examine the region through a more critical lens, touching on social fault lines and wealth disparities that exist in the region today. Using Shastry’s new book – “Has Asia Lost It?” – as a starting point, the three discuss how both developed and developing Asia will be positioned following the coronavirus pandemic.Continue Reading
December 3, 2020
TAG Chairman & CEO Dr. Kurt M. Campbell and Dr. Rush Doshi on How The China Challenge Can Help American Avert Decline
Dr. Kurt M. Campbell and Dr. Rush Doshi discuss the China challenge and why competition could prove Declinists wrong again.Continue Reading
December 1, 2020
In this Tea Leaves episode, Kurt is joined by TAG Partner Rexon Ryu to welcome on General Dave Goldfein, recently-retired Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force. General Goldfein shares his experiences guiding the 650,000 active-duty, Guard, Reserve, and civilian personnel that make up the U.S. Air Force through the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. The three also discuss the future of the Air Force in Asia, how the Air Force approaches technological innovation, the importance of nuclear deterrence, and concepts of teamwork and leadership in the military.Continue Reading
November 4, 2020
The Asia Group collaborated with Ernst & Young’s Global Geostrategic Business Group to produce a new report, “Winning in Asia: Opportunities and Challenges for Business in the COVID-19 Era.” The report highlights how Asia is uniquely poised to lead the global economic recovery process and how global businesses must reevaluate their geostrategies to succeed in the region. The report identifies key policy-related challenges and opportunities that firms face in today’s Asian business landscape and describes strategies that leaders can use to effectively harness Asia’s potential.Continue Reading
Insights from the Region
Our elite team of in-country Senior Advisors share their take on the latest developments in the dynamic Indo-Pacific region.
In terms of Japan’s national security, how to face and engage China is the most important strategic problem for Tokyo. China has changed its course, and President Xi seems to be turning away from the West.