C. Uday Bhaskar
How Indo-Pacific tensions reflect a post-coronavirus new world order of conflict and contradiction
- The emerging global order of 2021 and beyond will be more of a ‘contra-polar’ world, where contradictory policy pursuits and contrarian impulses are the norm
- China’s ability to avoid becoming the glue that provides cohesion to the US-India partnership will shape the contours of the next decade’s geopolitics
Commodore C. Uday Bhaskar is director of the Society for Policy Studies (SPS), an independent think tank based in New Delhi. He was formerly head of two other major Indian institutions: the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) and the National Maritime Foundation (NMF).