A discussion of US, Russia and China relations, with James Miles, China Editor of the Economist, and Dr Natasha Kuhrt, Professor of War Studies, King’s College London.
We invite James Miles (China Editor at The Economist) and Dr Natasha Kuhrt (Professor of War Studies at King’s College) to discuss.
James Miles took up his position as The Economist‘s China Editor in August 2014, having previously worked as Beijing Bureau Chief for 13 years. Before he joined The Economist in 2001 he reported on China for the BBC; as Beijing Bureau Chief from 1988 to 1994, Hong Kong Correspondent from 1995 to 1997 and Senior Chinese Affairs Analyst in London from 1997 to 2000. From 2000 to 2001 he was the Editor of Strategic Comments and Research Fellow for Asia at the International Institute for Strategic Studies.
Dr Kuhrt is a Lecturer at the Department of War Studies at King’s College London. She co-convenes the Departmental Research Group on Russian and Eurasian Security and established the British International Studies Association Working Group on Russian and Eurasian Security.
She began teaching on the M.A. International Peace and Security Programme at King’s in the School of Law, on a part-time and occasional basis in 2002, before taking up a full-time position in the Department of War Studies in 2009. Dr Kuhrt gained a BA first class honors in Russian and German Language and Literature at School of Slavonic and East European Studies, followed by an MA in Soviet Studies (London), I spent several years in publishing, before completing a PhD at UCL -‘Russian Policy Towards China and Japan 1991-1997′.