About the Book

  • Short Overview

    September 4, 2019 0
    While debates over Trumpism currently consume foreign-policy watchers, scholars of world politics generally focus on longer-term developments. After the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, the United States faced no great-power peer competitors. It Read More

Great Power Challengers

Exit from Below

International Liberal Order

Exit by America

  • Market Power and Regulatory Capacity

    November 18, 2019 0
    Abraham Newman and I have a new article in Foreign Policy on progressive policy and the use of American market power. We begin by discussing China’s ham-handed response to Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet in support of Hong Kong democracy Read More

Counter-Order Movements

  • Global Kleptocracy and Counter-Order Movements

    October 5, 2019 0
    I’ve long argued that progressivism must be internationalist in orientation. Among other reasons, contemporary kleptocracy and oligarchy is transnational character. Global economic order, especially when it comes to capital mobility and offshoring, nurtures kleptocrats and oligarchs while spreading the 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