About the Author
Marc Lanteigne is a Lecturer at McGill University, Canada. His research specialties include the politics and foreign policy of China, as well as China’s regional relations with Central and South Asia. His current research projects focus on Beijing’s evolving engagement policies with international strategic and economic institutions, comparative Asian and Eurasian institution-building, and Chinese diplomacy within the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, and changing Sino-Asian strategic relations. He has published papers on China’s evolving military policy and PLA politics, East Asian diplomacy in the case of North Korean nuclear weapons, and the strategic impact of theatre missile defence in Asia.