China is a rising power concerning its economic and political influence in the asia-pacific region. The past decade has witnessed beijing’s active participation in multilateral institutions and regional integration processes, from asean + 1 and asean + 3 mechanisms, shanghai cooperation organization (sco), to the discussion of the free trade area of the asia-pacific (ftaap). China’s economic influence in the region has been undoubtedly proliferating: in 2010 china officially surpassed japan as the largest economy in asia and the second largest after the u.s.
|Title of host publication||The Changing East Asian Security Landscape Challenges, Actors and Governance|
|Editors||Stefan Fröhlich, Howard Loewen|
|Place of Publication||Wiesbaden, Germany|
|Publication status||Published - 15 Nov 2017|