Taiwan Politics and U.S.-China Relations

Taiwan Politics and U.S.-China Relations

Taiwan's elections took a dramatic turn when the incumbent was wounded by gunfire before the voting, then won the election, and then faced demands for a recount. A panel talks about Taiwanese domestic politics, with a look at what impact...

Taiwan's elections took a dramatic turn when the incumbent was wounded by gunfire before the voting, then won the election, and then faced demands for a recount. A panel talks about Taiwanese domestic politics, with a look at what impact they have on the U.S.-China relationship.

Guests

David Shambaugh

director of the China policy program at George Washington University, non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and author of "Modernizing China's Military" (University of California)

Shelley Rigger

associate professor of East Asian politics at Davidson College

June Teufel Dreyer

professor and chair of the political science department at the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Fla.

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