Kevin Rudd

Kevin Rudd, a former prime minister of Australia, is president of the Asia Society Policy Institute, New York.
Kevin Rudd
Kevin Rudd, a former prime minister of Australia, is president of the Asia Society Policy Institute, New York.

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Opinion | China’s great policy correction – opening up the economy again, and finding a suitable narrative for it

Reformers see an opportunity in the US trade war tensions to push for a reboot of domestic market reforms. There are precedents for such course corrections: famously, Deng Xiaoping got reform back on track during his southern tour.

18 Dec 2018 - 6:15AM

Reformers see an opportunity in the US trade war tensions to push for a reboot of domestic market reforms. There are precedents for such course corrections: famously, Deng Xiaoping got reform back on track during his southern tour.

China’s great policy correction – opening up the economy again, and finding a suitable narrative for it
Six steps to stop a war between North Korea and the US from starting

A binding agreement with concessions by both the US and North Korea can prevent hostilities that might result in catastrophic conflict.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

A binding agreement with concessions by both the US and North Korea can prevent hostilities that might result in catastrophic conflict.

Six steps to stop a war between North Korea and the US from starting
Economic integration won’t shield Asia from war, but a truly pan-Asian security grouping might

The region badly needs a security forum that links all relevant players, to help stop disagreements reaching a crisis point. The East Asia Summit can be expanded and strengthened to play this role

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

The region badly needs a security forum that links all relevant players, to help stop disagreements reaching a crisis point. The East Asia Summit can be expanded and strengthened to play this role

Economic integration won’t shield Asia from war, but a truly pan-Asian security grouping might