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Asia Program

The Asia Program promotes policy debate and intellectual discussions on U.S. interests in the Asia-Pacific as well as political, economic, security, and social issues relating to the world’s most populous and economically dynamic region. 

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The Phnom Penh Dilemma

Is current U.S. policy towards Cambodia working to counter its growing ties to China and deteriorating human rights record? Are there alternative policy approaches for Washington? Read our newest report from Program Assistant Lucas Myers

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Squid Game and the Growth of South Korean Soft Power

Sue Mi Terry, Director of the Hyundai Motor-Korea Foundation Center for Korean History and Public Policy, discusses the increasing global appeal and reach of South Korean pop culture including music, film, gaming, and sports.

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