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Joseph S Nye, Jr

The contributor for Republica.

Norms for stability in cyberspace

Published On: December 10, 2019 09:40 AM NPT By: Joseph S Nye, Jr

CAMBRIDGE – In little more than a generation, the Internet has become a vital substrate for economic, social, and political interactions, and it has unlocked enormous gains. Along with greater interdependence, however, come vulnerability and conflict. Attacks by states and non-state actors have increased, threatening the stability of cyberspace.

Speaking truth to power

Published On: August 7, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Joseph S Nye, Jr

Presidents need an intelligence director they can trust, but can the rest of the government trust that director to speak truth to power?

Power and interdependence

Published On: July 8, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Joseph S Nye, Jr

Even if other countries are unable to extricate themselves from US networks of interdependence in the short term, incentives to do so will strengthen in the longer run

The year of Trump?

Published On: January 10, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Joseph S Nye, Jr

Trump’s temperament ranks low on the scales of emotional and contextual intelligence that made Roosevelt or Bush successful presidents

China’s soft, sharp power

Published On: January 9, 2018 01:13 AM NPT By: Joseph S Nye, Jr

China could generate more soft power if it would relax some of its tight party control over civil society