Asia Policy 1 (January 2006)

Asia Policy 1
January 2006

January 1, 2006 ISSN 1559-0968

The inaugural issue of Asia Policy, NBR’s peer-reviewed journal, contains a special roundtable on bridging the gap between the academic and policy worlds and four articles that address pensions and public opinion in a graying China, Taiwan’s strategy and political initiative in Northeast Asia, the death of North Korean Stalinism, and Islamic leaders in Uzbekistan.


Special Roundtable: Bridging the Gap Between the Academic and Policy Worlds

Robert Sutter, Celeste A. Wallander, Emily O. Goldman, Kenneth Lieberthal, Andrew Marble, and Ezra F. Vogel


Pensions, Public Opinion, and the Graying of China

Mark W. Frazier


Taiwan: The Tail That Wags Dogs

Michael McDevitt


The Natural Death of North Korean Stalinism

Andrei Lankov


Islamic Leaders in Uzbekistan

Eric McGlinchey

About Asia Policy

Asia Policy is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal presenting policy-relevant academic research on the Asia-Pacific that draws clear and concise conclusions useful to today’s policymakers. Asia Policy is published quarterly in January, April, July, and October and accepts submissions on a rolling basis. Learn more