Weaponized Interdependence

Global Times suggests FedEx is a target for China

“Yang Daqing, an expert with the China Federation of Logistics & Purchasing, told the Global Times,…

Hank Paulson warns of an “economic iron curtain”

“After 30 years of globalisation, we now face the very real prospect that an economic iron…

The Nikkei Asian Review on how the US-China tech war is driving open source chip design

“Because RISC-V is open source — meaning anyone in the world can access it freely —…

The Australian Strategic Policy Institute on Huawei and Weaponized Interdependence

“For the first time in living memory, the United States is facing a strategic challenge to…

Mehreen Khan in the FT on Europe and economic power politics

“If the EU is to ever act like a serious global power, the authors urge Brussels…

Tim Harford on how the US is weaponizing the world economy

“Yet while a different president might act with more subtlety, the US seems unlikely to abandon…

Gideon Rachman on America’s network centrality

“The Trump administration believes that America’s central role in the global economy gives the country a…

FT: Trump’s Huawei ban could backfire badly

“At first sight, the recent US executive order blacklisting Chinese group Huawei looks like a classic…

NYT on Trump’s blend of national security and economic aggression

Foreign Policy warns of Rare-Earths Cutoff

“In the last 20 years, the United States has used its dominance of the global financial…