“When Coercion Fails, Then What? An Analysis of Chinese Balancing Responses to THAAD Deployment in the Republic of Korea”


In this episode, Maximilian Ernst, PhD candidate at the Brussels School of Governance, side down with Susan Thornton and examines Chinese economic coercion, specifically its response to the US deployment of THAAD in the ROK, concluding that China’s attempts at economic coercion demonstrate Chinese anxieties, rather than strength.