International Security & Foreign Policy

Strategy, Operations, and Tactics for the Use of Coercive Economic Measures in the U.S.–China Relationship

Grant Year: 2022


Emily Kilcrease will assess a variety of strategic, operational, and tactical plans for employing coercive economic measures in a prospective geopolitical crisis with China. She will engage in an economic data-mapping exercise; hold interviews with policymakers, academic experts, and private-sector actors in the United States and major allies; and organize workshops for scenario exercises. The project’s findings will be presented in a report.

Center For a New American Security International Security & Foreign Policy

$175,000