• Op-Ed

    When Will the Copyright Act Favour the Artist?

    Open standards and free markets should dictate the choices available to content creators, not centralised exchanges that then become the playground for vested interests to creep into their daily administration and deprive creators of licensing autonomy.

    • Op-Ed

    Raja-Mandala: Drawing a Line in the Sea

    China’s rejection of international arbitration raises questions. Delhi’s reaction must focus on need to de-escalate conflict in South China Sea.

    • Op-Ed

    Being Unneighbourly

    Hostilities between Pakistan and Afghanistan have risen due to several factors over the last twelve months.

    • Op-Ed

    India’s Quest for NSG Membership

    • Mark Hibbs
    • July 08, 2016
    • Nuclear Intelligence Weekly

    For India, challenges remain six years after a road map for NSG membership initially emerged.

    • Op-Ed

    Raja-Mandala: Speak Frankly With China

    New Delhi might find that frankness is a lot more useful with Beijing than nursing grievances in private and feigning convergence in public.

    • Event

    The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

    • Daniel S. Markey, T.C.A. Raghavan
    • July 02, 2016
    • New Delhi

    The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project may be based on economic principles, but broader strategic and security interests are driving both Beijing and Islamabad.

    • Regional Insight

    China’s Perceptions of India as a Nuclear Weapons Power

    Given the substantial tensions concerning the unresolved Sino-Indian border issue, China’s perception of India as a nuclear weapons power is important not only for the future evolution of the international nuclear regime but also for the ongoing Sino-Indian security situation.

    • Regional Insight

    India’s Nuclear Force Structure 2025

    • Gurmeet Kanwal
    • June 30, 2016

    India’s nuclear deterrence policy should work in parallel along twin tracks: continuing to enhance the quality of India’s nuclear deterrence while simultaneously working to achieve total nuclear disarmament in the shortest possible time frame.

    • Regional Insight

    India’s Nuclear Doctrine Debate

    • Rajesh Rajagopalan
    • June 30, 2016

    Though there continue to be significant disagreements within the Indian strategic community about many elements of nuclear doctrine, the debate no longer produces new ideas about how to deal with the most pressing dilemma that New Delhi faces: countering Pakistan’s tactical nuclear weapons.

    • Regional Insight

    India’s Evolving Civil-Military Institutions in an Operational Nuclear Context

    • Gaurav Kampani
    • June 30, 2016

    Unless India’s conventional and nuclear commands closely coordinate their operations planning, an Indian nuclear response threatens either to be unsuccessful or to escalate out of control.

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    Toby Dalton
    Nuclear Policy Program
    Dalton is the co-director of the Nuclear Policy Program at the Carnegie Endowment. An expert on nonproliferation and nuclear energy, his research focuses on cooperative nuclear security initiatives and the management of nuclear challenges in South Asia and East Asia.
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    Gilles Dorronsoro
    Nonresident Scholar
    South Asia Program
    Dorronsoro’s research focuses on security and political development in Afghanistan. He was a professor of political science at the Sorbonne in Paris and the Institute of Political Studies of Rennes.
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    Evan A. Feigenbaum
    Nonresident Senior Associate
    Asia Program
    Feigenbaum’s work focuses principally on China and India, geopolitics in Asia, and the role of the United States in East, Central, and South Asia. His previous positions include deputy assistant secretary of state for South Asia, deputy assistant secretary of state for Central Asia, and member of the secretary of state’s policy planning staff with principal responsibility for East Asia and the Pacific.
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    Frederic Grare
    Nonresident Senior Associate
    South Asia Program
    Grare is a nonresident senior associate in Carnegie’s South Asia Program. His research focuses on security issues and democratization in India, Afghanistan, and Pakistan. Previously, he led the Asia bureau at the Directorate for Strategic Affairs in the French Ministry of Defense.
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    Susan Billington Harper
    Nonresident Scholar
    Susan Harper is a nonresident scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
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    Christophe Jaffrelot
    Nonresident Scholar
    South Asia Program
    Jaffrelot’s core research focuses on theories of nationalism and democracy, mobilization of the lower castes and Dalits (ex-untouchables) in India, the Hindu nationalist movement, and ethnic conflicts in Pakistan.
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    C. Raja Mohan
    Carnegie India
    A leading analyst of India’s foreign policy, Mohan is also an expert on South Asian security, great-power relations in Asia, and arms control.
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    Carole Nakhle
    Nonresident Scholar
    Middle East Center
    Nakhle is a nonresident scholar at Carnegie Middle East Center, specializing in international petroleum contracts and fiscal regimes for the oil and gas industry, world oil and gas market developments, energy policy, and oil and gas revenue management.
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    Vikram Nehru
    Senior Associate
    Asia Program
    Nehru is a senior associate in the Carnegie Asia Program. An expert on development economics, growth, poverty reduction, debt sustainability, governance, and the performance and prospects of East Asia, his research focuses on the economic, political, and strategic issues confronting Asia, particularly Southeast Asia.
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    Ananth Padmanabhan
    Carnegie India
    Ananth Padmanabhan is an associate at Carnegie India, based in New Delhi.
  • expert thumbnail - Perkovich
    George Perkovich
    Vice President for Studies
    Perkovich works primarily on nuclear strategy and nonproliferation issues, and on South Asian security.
  • expert thumbnail - Tellis
    Ashley J. Tellis
    Senior Associate
    South Asia Program
    Tellis is a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace specializing in international security, defense, and Asian strategic issues.
  • expert thumbnail - Topychkanov
    Petr Topychkanov
    Nonproliferation Program
    Moscow Center
    Topychkanov is an associate in the Carnegie Moscow Center’s Nonproliferation Program.
  • expert thumbnail - Vaishnav
    Milan Vaishnav
    Senior Associate
    South Asia Program
    Vaishnav’s primary research focus is the political economy of India, and he examines issues such as corruption, ethnic politics, governance and state capacity, election finance, and distributive politics.
  • Xiaoping Yang
    Visiting Scholar
    South Asia Program
    Yang Xiaoping is a visiting scholar in the South Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

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