International Security & Foreign Policy

Weighing the Consequences of China’s Control Over the South China Sea

Grant Year: 2016


Charles Perry and Jacquelyn Davis will explore the potential military and geopolitical consequences of an assertion of control by China over the South China Sea. They will collect and analyze primary and secondary materials on major-power military policies and capabilities in the region; organize a workshop in Washington; and conduct interviews with experts and officials in the United States, China, Japan, South Korea, and Singapore. The project’s findings will appear in a monograph and a series of briefings.

Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis Inc. International Security & Foreign Policy

$175,332