Jennifer M. Lind

Associate Professor of Government
Faculty Associate, Reischauer Insitute for Japanese Studies, Harvard University
Research Associate, Chatham House, London

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B.A. University of California at Berkeley
M.I.A., University of California at San Diego
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Selected Publications

BOOK: Sorry States: Apologies in International Politics (Cornell University Press, 2008).

“Markets or Mercantilism: How China Secures its Oil Supplies,” International Security, Vol. 42, no. 4. (2018). With Daryl G. Press.

“The Art of the Bluff: the US-Japan Alliance under the Trump Administration,” in Robert Jervis, ed., Chaos in the Liberal Order: The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the 21st Century (NY: Columbia University Press, 2018).

“Life in China’s Asia: What Regional Hegemony Would Look Like,” Foreign Affairs, Vol. 97, no. 2 (March/April 2018).

“Saving the Liberal Order From Itself,” Politique Étrangère, Vol. 82, no. 4. (2017)

“Asia’s Other Revisionist Power: Why U.S. Grand Strategy Unnerves China,” Foreign Affairs, Vol. 96,
no. 2 (March/April 2017).

Works in Progress

Book project: The Path to Great Power. What drives whether a country can successfully join the ranks of the world's great powers?

Narratives in International Reconciliation

Is Nationalism on the Rise in Japan?

“The External Sources of Rising State Strength." With Joshua Itzkowitz Shifrinson.

Selected writings in the popular press

Is Playing Tough in China’s Interest?” Room for Debate, New York Times, August 23, 2016.

The Presidential Path to Hiroshima,” Foreign Affairs, April 8, 2016.

Japan’s Security Evolution, Not Revolution,” Wall St. Journal, July 21, 2015.

When History Humiliates Former Enemies,” CNN Opinion, January 3, 2014.

The Sources of the Sino-American Spiral,” The National Interest, September 18, 2013 (with Daryl G. Press).

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