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Shein’s Cotton Tied to Chinese Region Accused of Forced LaborBloomberg, Nov 20, 2022

Mao’s ‘Magic Weapon’ Casts a Dark Spell on Hong KongBloomberg Businessweek, Jun 17, 2020

Hong Kong’s Businesses Show Their Pro-Democracy ColorsBloomberg Businessweek, May 20, 2020

One of China’s Most Ambitious Projects Becomes a Corridor to NowhereBloomberg Businessweek, Mar 2, 2020

China’s Digital Silk Road Is Looking More Like an Iron Curtain Bloomberg Businessweek, Jan 10, 2019

China’s new cultural revolution – Fortune, May 17, 2007

Battle for the Face of China – Fortune, Dec 12, 2005

Architecture: Saving a jewel of ShanghaiInternational Herald Tribune, Mar 4, 2004

China Concerned about TV’s Liberalizing EffectsDallas Morning News, Oct 28, 1990

Japan – Korea

Sushi Master and MatchmakerInternational Herald Tribune, Oct 17, 2003

An Initiation in Cleanliness RitesInternational Herald Tribune, Aug 23, 2003

Can the High End Hold its Own?BusinessWeek, June 30, 2003

Catastrophe in North Korea: The Only Hope is ChinaBusinessWeek, May 16, 1997


A Modernist Architect’s Home Is Threatened by Modern DevelopersBloomberg CityLab, Sep 9, 2020

Chinese Influx Stirs Resentment in Once-Sleepy Cambodian Resort – Bloomberg, Jun 20, 2018

Meeting Aung San Suu Kyi Was Worth Getting Blacklisted ForBloomberg, Nov 15, 2015

Saving the world with a cup of yogurt – Fortune, Jan 29, 2007

Condom KingdomFortune, Jul 28, 2006

Thai DressingNew York Times, Nov 19, 2006

Can tough labor standards improve free trade? Ask Cambodia – The New Republic, Aug 16, 2004

The Riel Value of Money – Asia Pacific Issues, East-West Center, Jan 2001