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Joseph S. Nye

Joseph S. Nye, Jr. is a professor at Harvard and a member of the new Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace.

Twitter: @Joe_Nye

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Understanding the North Korea threat

North Korea recently tested its Hwasong-15 ballistic missile, reaching an altitude of 4,475 kilometers during its 53-minute flight, and using a flatter trajectory could provide Kim Jong-un’s regime with the capability of hitting the east coast of the US.

December 07, 2017

Controlling cyber conflict

When cyber-security professionals were polled recently at their annual BlackHat conference in Las Vegas, 60 percent said they expected the US to suffer a successful attack against its critical infrastructure in the next two years.

August 12, 2017

What I tell my non-American friends

I frequently travel overseas, and invariably my foreign friends ask, with varying degrees of bewilderment; What in the world is going on in your country? Here is what I say.

April 14, 2017

The Kindleberger Trap

As US President-elect Donald Trump prepares his administration’s policy toward China, he should be wary of two major traps that history has set for him.

January 11, 2017