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China’s Sticks and Carrots in Central Europe: The Logic and Power of Chinese Influence
23. June 2020|Research Papers | 4 Min Read
A new comparative study of the MapInfluenCE project has revealed that China has been using a targeted mix of 'carrots' and 'sticks' to increase its influence in Central European countries. [...]
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Entering the Void: Chinese illicit networks in Mexico
6. June 2020|Research Papers | 3 Min Read
This CEIAS paper aims to shed light on cooperation between Chinese businesses and Mexican criminal groups. It specifically analyzes cases related to drug trafficking and the exploitation of natural resources [...]
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China and the South China Sea Conflict: A Case for Confucian Strategic Culture?
5. May 2020|Research Papers | 2 Min Read
Chinese actions in the South China Sea are often viewed as proof of an assertive China, despite the Chinese claims that their Confucian values make China a peaceful power. This [...]
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COVID-19 and Europe-China Relations
29. April 2020|Research Papers | 2 Min Read
This ETNC special report seeks to identify and underline key developments in bilateral relations between China and a wide range of European countries, and to highlight debates that these relations [...]
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China and the Frustrated Region: Central and Eastern Europe’s Repeating Troubles with Great Powers
17. February 2020|Research Papers | 1 Min Read

Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) had few historical opportunities to interact with China, but with the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the 16+1 platform, that changed dramatically in recent […]

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