Undercurrents: The US-China Tech War, and Spying in the Global South

This week Ben takes a deep dive into the US-China economic competition over technology, and then discusses intelligence agencies in the Global South.  

Audio Published 12 December 2019 Updated 8 July 2021 54 minute listen

Marianne Schneider-Petsinger from the Americas Programme and Yu Jie from the Asia-Pacific Programme explain their recent co-authored report on US-China strategic competition, and Zakia Shiraz from the University of Leicester draws on her recent article in International Affairs to explore the culture and practice of intelligence agencies beyond the ‘Five Eyes’ alliance. 

Read the International Affairs article:

Secrecy, spies and the global South: intelligence studies beyond the ‘Five eyes’ alliance