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Michael Cox, Toby Dodge, Christopher Hughes and Jurgen Haacke

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About the authors, department and centre

Personal webpages:

Michael Cox: http://www.lse.ac.uk/IDEAS/people/director/michaelCox/home.aspx

Toby Dodge:  http://www.lse.ac.uk/IDEAS/people/bios/DodgeToby.aspx

Christopher Hughes: http://www.lse.ac.uk/IDEAS/people/bios/hughesChristopher.aspx

Jurgen Haacke:  http://www.lse.ac.uk/researchAndExpertise/Experts/profile.aspx?KeyValue=j.haacke@lse.ac.uk

International Relations Department:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/internationalRelations/Home.aspx

LSE IDEAS:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/IDEAS/Home.aspx

 

Relevant research

Dodge, Toby (2012) Iraq's road back to dictatorship. Survival, 54(3). pp. 147-168. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/44308/

Cox, Michael (2012), ‘Power Shifts, Economic Change and the Decline of the West?’, International Relations 26: 369-388. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/45064/

Alden, Chris and Hughes, Christopher R. (2009) Harmony and discord in China’s Africa strategy: some implications for foreign policy. China quarterly,199 pp. 563-584. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/25801/

Haacke, Jürgen (2006) Myanmar's foreign policy: domestic influences and international implications. Adelphi series. Routledge. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/24574/

Haacke, Jurgen. (2006) ‘Myanmar’s Foreign Policy’, Adelphi Paper no.381, International Institute for Strategic Studies. https://www.iiss.org/en/publications/adelphi/by%20year/2006-4d94/myanmar--39-s-foreign-policy--domestic-influences-and-international-implications-409b

Haacke, Jurgen. Myanmar: Now a site for Sino-US geo political competition? LSE IDEAS http://www.lse.ac.uk/IDEAS/publications/reports/pdf/SR015/SR015-SEAsia-Haacke-.pdf

 

Evidence of impact

Michael Cox

The UK-China Strategic Communication Initiative of the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and the British Embassy Beijing commissioned and translated key academic articles on foreign affairs as a means to engage and encourage debate in China’s foreign and security policy communities (https://www.gov.uk/government/case-studies/uk-china-strategic-communication-initiative). These articles included one by Michael Cox titled ‘Power shifts, economic change and the decline of the west?’ (28 November 2012), available at:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/power-shifts-economic-change-and-the-decline-of-the-west 

Video and transcript for an interview by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation with Michael Cox on the topic of ‘America’s future is secure', 30 August 2011:
http://www.abc.net.au/lateline/content/2011/s3306142.htm


Toby Dodge

‘Iraq invasion 2003: The bloody warnings six wise men gave to Tony Blair as he prepared to launch poorly planned campaign’, The Independent, 25 January 2015:
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/iraq-invasion-2003-the-bloody-warnings-six-wise-men-gave-to-tony-blair-as-he-prepared-to-launch-poorly-planned-campaign-10000839.html

Also reported in Pravda, 27 January 2015: http://english.pravda.ru/opinion/columnists/27-01-2015/129622-blair_iraq-0/


Toby Dodge’s participation in the first seminar of the Iraq Inquiry Committee, 5 November 2009: http://www.iraqinquiry.org.uk/news/091105-expert-seminars.aspx
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2009/nov/08/iraq-inquiry-committee-tony-blair


Toby Dodge’s submissions to the Iraq Inquiry Committee:

What accounts for the evolution of International Policy towards Iraq 1990-2003?:
http://www.iraqinquirydigest.org/?page_id=3141

What were the causes and consequences of Iraq’s descent into violence after the initial invasion?, 10 November 2009: http://www.iraqinquiry.org.uk/media/95834/2009-11-10-Submission-Dodge.pdf#search=dodge

Reaction in Times Higher Education, 6 December 2009: https://www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/news/opinion-blood-on-our-hands/409425.article

Christopher Hughes

Transcript of speech at Chatham House at session on ‘Regional responses to security challenges in the Asia-Pacific. Session 2: Crisis management, conflict management and other regional security factors’, 7 November 2014:
http://www.chathamhouse.org/sites/files/chathamhouse/field/field_document/20141107RegionalResponsesAsiaPacificSecuritySession2.pdf

Public lecture at Hue University on the topic of ‘China’s approach to relations with ASEAN and Vietnam: What does the South China Sea/East Sea dispute tell us?’, 16 September 2014:
http://hueuni.edu.vn/portal/index.php/en/tintuc/detail/0/news/3953

Interview on ft.com titled ‘China – cranking up the tension’, 5 June 2014:
http://video.ft.com/3607445159001/China-cranking-up-the-tension/World

Transcript of interview about Taiwan on Reddit, 22 March 2014: https://www.reddit.com/r/taiwan/comments/2137cj/prof_christopher_hughes_of_the_london_school_of/

 
Jurgen Haacke

‘Why did Myanmar’s opposition leader just visit China?’ The Diplomat, 15 June 2015:
http://thediplomat.com/2015/06/why-did-myanmars-opposition-leader-just-visit-china/

‘How will Beijing treat Myanmar’s symbol of democracy?: A Chinafile conversation’, Asia Society China File, 11 June 2015: http://www.chinafile.com/conversation/how-will-beijing-treat-myanmars-symbol-democracy 

Other

‘Who says India wants to be a superpower?’, South Asia Monitor, 9 July 2012. Air Vice-Marshal Arjun Subramaniam (Assistant Chief of Air Staff looking after Space, Concepts and Doctrine at Air Headquarters, New Delhi) discusses an IDEAS report titled ‘India: the next superpower?’:
http://southasiamonitor.org/detail.php?type=n&nid=3375

IDEAS report: http://www.lse.ac.uk/IDEAS/publications/reports/SR010.aspx

 

Relevant video and audio

Michael Cox on ‘What future for the UK in the European Union’, 15 February 2014:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nkpt99tXoOM

Michael Cox on ‘Reflecting on the end of the Cold War’, 29 October 2014:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFz7iEp7i88

Michael Cox on ‘Power shifts, economic change and the decline of the west? ‘ Durham University’s Castle Lecture Series, 13 March 2013:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6korLo9Nq8

Michael Cox on ‘A new narrative for the 21st century:? Power shift, American decline and the rise of the east’ at the University of Birmingham, 10 March 2012:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=meZCCPhn27Y

Interview with Michael Cox at the Dahrendorf Symposium, 20 December 2011:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-88ARLKj8v8

Toby Dodge on ‘Iraq’s national elections and a new regional Cold War’ at the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 28 April 2014:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wE6TdliFBZc

Toby Dodge on ‘Iraq: the past, the future and why it matters to you’, 24 April 2012:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtoSViXeQvo

Toby Dodge on ‘Intervention and dreams of exogenous state building’ as guest speaker at the Security and International Relations Programme, University of Westminster, 21 November 2012:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ET4ef8sETzk

Christopher Hughes on the conflict in the South China Sea at the Second Annual CAF-LSE Global South Conference, 20 March 2015:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kW6WwTtJM1c

Jurgen Haacke’s interview with Derek Tonkin on the 2010 elections in Myanmar, 18 November 2010:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lGiN0EuKQ68

Jurgen Haacke speaking at ‘Legitimising the illegitimate? Burma’s political dilemmas’, 22 April 2013:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3ObmWWToJw

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