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Political Scientist Margaret Levi Joins CDDRL

September 2022

Levi, whose research focuses on how to improve citizen confidence in governmental and organizational leadership, has been appointed a Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International...

Incentivizing Quality of Care: New Study Shows Positive Outcomes in Taiwan’s Pay-for-Performance Diabetes Care Program

September 2022

In the first study to evaluate pay-for-performance implementation at a hospital system in Taiwan, APARC’s Asia Health Policy Program Director Karen Eggleston and co-authors reveal how incentive-based...

China Scholars Program and Stanford e-China Alumnae Launch Project 17

September 2022

Project 17 is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization connecting students around the world to address the 17 Sustainable Development Goals of the UN.

Spring 2023 Applications Now Open: Stanford Online Courses for High School Students on China, Korea, and Japan

September 2022

Subtitle: Students with a strong interest in East Asia or international relations are encouraged to apply. Applications are due October 31.

Reflections on Mikhail Gorbachev's Life from FSI Scholars

September 2022

Rose Gottemoeller, Steven Pifer, Francis Fukuyama, and Michael McFaul discuss the complex life and legacy of the last leader of the Soviet Union.

Private Equity Investment in Nursing Homes: Increasing Profits at the Cost of Human Life

September 2022

When private equity buys nursing homes, death rates go up by 10 percent. Yasmin Rafiei halted her studies at Stanford School of Medicine to investigate.

APARC Invites Fall 2023 Asia Studies Fellowship Applications

September 2022

The Center offers a suite of fellowships for Asia researchers to begin fall quarter 2023. These include postdoctoral fellowships on contemporary Japan and the Asia-Pacific region, inaugural...

Memories of Mikhail Gorbachev - and a unique time in Russian history

September 2022

So many wonderful things have been said of Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev in recent days that I am loath simply to repeat them. Instead, I have reached back for my own memories, those that brought home...

Jennifer Pan to Become FSI’s Newest Senior Fellow

September 2022

Pan’s research focuses on political and authoritarian politics, including how preferences and behaviors are shaped by political censorship, propaganda, and information manipulation.

Jennifer Pan to Become FSI’s Newest Senior Fellow

September 2022

Pan’s research focuses on political and authoritarian politics, including how preferences and behaviors are shaped by political censorship, propaganda, and information manipulation.

Local Democracy in Action: Stories from the Field

August 2022

CDDRL's Leadership Network for Change and the Center for International Private Enterprise awarded collaboration grants to six teams of alumni to foster cooperation and strengthen democratic...

2022 SPICE/NCTA East Asia Summer Institute for Middle School Teachers

August 2022

Teachers from all regions of the United States and from China participated.

Assessing China’s Conventional and Unconventional Challenges to U.S. National Security

August 2022

Providing a focused analysis of the challenges China poses to U.S. interests, Center Fellow Oriana Skylar Mastro offers readers a means to identify and understand the various strategic threats...

It’s Time to Help Myanmar’s Resistance Prevail

August 2022

The country’s brutal coup regime is no candidate for political compromise.

Pro-Kremlin Twitter Network Takes Aim at Ukraine and COVID-19

August 2022

Twitter suspended a network of accounts that coordinated to promote narratives around the coronavirus pandemic, and to amplify a pro-Russian news site ahead of the invasion of Ukraine.

Unheard Voice

August 2022

Stanford Internet Observatory collaborated with Graphika to analyze a large network of accounts removed from Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter in our latest report. This information operation likely...

Daphne Keller and ACLU File Comment to Meta Oversight Board in "UK Drill Music" Case

August 2022

The Program on Platform Regulation's Daphne Keller worked with the ACLU to file this comment to the Meta Oversight Board's "UK Drill Music" case.

Graham Webster Contributes Chapter to New Book on US-China Relations

August 2022

Following the success of The China Questions, a new volume of insights from top China specialists explains key issues shaping today’s United States–China relationship. Graham Webster of the DigiChina...

Stanford e-Fukuoka Wraps up Its Inaugural Session

August 2022

Instructor Kasumi Yamashita looks back on the first session of Stanford e-Fukuoka.

Stanford summer fellowship crafts next generation of global leaders

August 2022

The Draper Hills Summer Fellows Program reconvened in person for the first time, bringing budding leaders together with the world’s most influential democracy scholars.

China Hasn’t Reached the Peak of Its Power

August 2022

Why Beijing can afford to bide Its time

SPICE Recognizes Top Students in Stanford e-Japan and the Reischauer Scholars Program

August 2022

Congratulations to the 2021 Stanford e-Japan and 2022 RSP honorees.

How Unmoderated Platforms Became the Frontline for Russian Propaganda

August 2022

In an essay for Lawfare Blog, Samantha Bradshaw, Renee DiResta and Christopher Giles look at how state war propaganda in Russia is increasingly prevalent on platforms that offer minimal-moderation...

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Guoguang Wu Guoguang Wu Senior Research Scholar, SCCEI Senior Research Scholar, SCCEI
Raymond Levitt Raymond Levitt Affiliated Faculty, CDDRL
Yulia Bezvershenko Headshot Yulia Bezvershenko UELP Visiting Scholar, CDDRL
Adam Bonica Adam Bonica Affiliated Faculty, CDDRL Associate Professor, Political Science
Headshot of Dr. Yiqing Xu. Yiqing Xu Stanford Affiliate, SCCEI Stanford Affiliate, SCCEI
Image of Professor Nick Bloom. Nicholas Bloom Stanford Affiliate, SCCEI Stanford Affiliate, SCCEI
Fearon James James D. Fearon Senior Fellow Professor, Political Science
Sagan, Scott 2012 photo Scott D. Sagan Senior Fellow Professor, Political Science
Photo of Gi-Wook Shin Gi-Wook Shin Senior Fellow Professor, Sociology
Kathryn Stoner Kathryn Stoner Senior Fellow, Senior Fellow (by courtesy), Hoover Institution, Professor (by courtesy), Political Science
Photo of Xueguang Zhou Xueguang Zhou Senior Fellow Professor, Sociology
Lisa Blaydes Lisa Blaydes Senior Fellow Professor, Political Science