Jonathan Hillman

Jonathan Hillman is director of the Reconnecting Asia Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C. Find him on Twitter @HillmanJE.

  • China must play fair over BRI contracts

    UK right to withhold its approval until Beijing makes the rules transparent

  • Will China's Belt and Road stretch further?

    Beijing should focus on building good infrastructure on the ground, not on extending the initiative on paper

  • South Korea bids to close rift with China

    With Beijing trip, Moon seeks BRI role and an easing of North Korea tensions

  • Trump's $3tn Afghan mining mirage

    New plans to tap mineral wealth face old problems of violence, instability and corruption

  • When Russia sold Alaska

    How the global market for territory has evolved

  • Putin's Vladivostok forum a reality check for China-Russia ties

    Lofty ambitions of a strategic partnership are undermined by self-interests

  • Infrastructure boom offers fresh start on Asian road safety

    Human and economic toll 'staggering' in low and middle-income countries

  • Should the West heed China's siren call for 'Globalization 2.0'?

    Sales pitch at EU-China summit comes amid concerns that China's Belt and Road pitch could fall short of goals

  • Mishandled China-Pakistan Economic Corridor could misfire

    Islamabad may be attempting too much, too fast amid mounting debt problems

  • Russia-India rail link could undermine Suez Canal's importance

    Expanding transport networks in Central Asia will help shape global routes