Research by the Asia Programme, led by distinguished fellow Dr Michael Williams, is focused on the key political, economic and social developments affecting Asia.
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Bo Xiilai's Fall
Justice in the end was not served neither in Jinan nor in Bo's sentencing, writes Kerry Brown. Too many questions remain about the real nature of his abuse of power and corruption.
Preventing Water Wars in South Asia
Disputes over water threaten to aggravate tensions in South Asia, writes Gareth Price. But many successful collaborative projects show there is a way forward.
Unblocking the US-Afghan impasse would enable Afghanistan and its partners to focus on the key elements of its political transition: credible elections and national reconciliation, write Michael Keating and Matt Waldman. Read.