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Research Articles​

Chinese National Security Laws Hinder Foreign Companies’ Operations in China, in China Brief, Jamestown Foundation, 20 October 2023

The Long Arm of the Law(less): The PRC’s Overseas Police Stations, in China Brief, Jamestown Foundation, 12 June 2023

United Front Work and Beyond: How the Chinese Communist Party Penetrates the United States and Western Societies, in China Brief, Jamestown Foundation, 12 April 2023

Fentanyl Precursors from China and the American Opioid Epidemic, in China Brief, Jamestown Foundation, 19 January 2023

All the President’s Men – Corruption in the Xi Jinping Era, in China Brief, Jamestown Foundation, 20 September 2022

Twin Soliloquies in the South Pacific: China and the West Pursue Pacific Island Nations, in China Brief, Jamestown Foundation, 15 July 2022


Future Global Policeman? The Growing Extraterritorial Reach of PRC Law Enforcement, in China Brief, Jamestown Foundation, 13 May 2022​

Organised Crime on the Belt and Road, in China Brief, Jamestown Foundation, 25 March 2022


City of Vice: Macau, Gambling, and Organized Crime in China, in China Brief, the Jamestown Foundation, 25 February 2022     

Illegal Betting and Sport, in ‘Global Report on Corruption in Sport’

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, December 2021

Commentary on ‘Patterns of “Disorder” During the 2019 Protests in Hong Kong: Policing, Social Identity, Intergroup Dynamics, and Radicalization, Policing (Oxford Academic), 3 December 2020

Hong Kong: The torn city, Asian Affairs, July 2020


A report of the 2019 Hong Kong protests, Asian Affairs, October 2019

Patriotic Chinese triads and secret societies: From the Imperial Dynasties, to Nationalism, and Communism, Asian Affairs, July 2019.


Pirates of the South China Seas, Asian Affairs, February 2018


Maintaining a unitary state: Counter-terrorism, separatism, and extremism in Xinjiang and China, Asian Affairs, May 2017.


News Articles

Worsening US-China relationship could have global economic impact, The Scotsman, 15 September 2022

Sri Lanka struggling with crippling inflation, lack of essential goods and huge debts, The Scotsman, 18 August 2022

Ukraine conflict is a game changer for Asia, The Scotsman, 2 June 2022


Raising the Stakes

Asian Affairs magazine, January 2022


What lessons can be learned from the Hong Kong police’s handling of the 2019 protests?, South China Morning Post, 3 June 2021

There is more to Asia than China as we seek reliable partners, The Scotsman, 6 May 2021


US policy towards the China Dream: The Thucydides Trap and the 100 Year Marathon,

Ming Pao, 23 August 2020

Ming Pao News

What is terrorism?, Ming Pao, March 2020

Ming Pao news

Escaping Hong Kong’s Catch-22, Ming Pao, December 2019

Ming Pao news

Book Reviews
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