Countering China: US Responses to the Belt and Road Initiative

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By March 2022, a remarkable 144 countries had signed onto the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)—China's massive investment and infrastructure development program—with significant implications for US foreign policy. Edward Ashbee explores how the US has reacted to this global expansion of Chinese power, tracing the arc of policy responses to the BRI from its inception in 2013 through early 2022.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBoulder, Co
PublisherLynne Rienner Publishers
Number of pages200
ISBN (Print)9781955055918
ISBN (Electronic)9781685859442
Publication statusPublished - 2023


  • International relations
  • Political science
  • Social sciences

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