New China Leader Courts Military
A Wall Street Journal article cites former CWP Fellow Andrew Erickson and Princeton University Politics PhD student Adam Liff in assessing China's new leader, Xi Jinping, and China's military. "Increases in the official defense budget are roughly consistent with GDP growth and constitute a declining percentage of central government expenditures," wrote Adam Liff and Andrew Erickson, an associate professor at the U.S. Naval War College. Full article found here.