About the Book

  • How Hegemony Ends

    June 9, 2020 0
    We have a new article in the July/August issue of Foreign Affairs. It provides an overview of some of our key arguments. Because of the format, it loses a lot of nuance and most of Read More

Great Power Challengers

  • Hong Kong

    July 6, 2020 0
    On June 30, Beijing enacted a National Security Law that, in effect, ended any guarantee of Hong Kong’s separate political system. Today, the other shoe dropped. Hong Kong police will be authorised to conduct searches at private properties Read More

Exit from Below

  • Exit from Above Meets Exit from Below

    June 24, 2020 0
    Ishaan Tharoor has a very good discussion of the broader context of Trump’s meeting with Polish President Andrzej Duda. Though accustomed to lectures from Brussels, Duda and his allies are hoping for a boost ahead of a Read More

International Liberal Order

Exit by America

Counter-Order Movements

  • Far Right Terrorism Increasing

    June 23, 2020 0
    From the Washington Post story on the U.S. soldier charged with helping to plan a terrorist attack against his own unit: The charges against Melzer are likely to renew concerns about white nationalist and extremist Read More

Related Publications

  • Hegemony Studies 3.0

    September 10, 2019 0
    This summer, the journal Security Studies published a special issue edited by Dan and John Ikenberry—one including an article by Alex on the reversal of liberal ordering in Eastern and Central Eurasia. More about that Read More