International Security & Foreign Policy

China’s Road: Money, Power, and Hubris Along the New Silk Road

Grant Year: 2018


Jonathan Hillman will research and write a book exploring the geopolitical and economic implications of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). He will analyze a database comprising more than 2,800 BRI projects, including their locations, funding sources, operators, and other details and undertake field work in Russia, India, and Central and Eastern Europe.

Center for Strategic and International Studies International Security & Foreign Policy

$50,000