Emerging Geopolitical Trends and Security in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, the People’s Republic of China, and India (ACI) Region

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Emerging Geopolitical Trends and
Security in the Association of
Southeast Asian Nations, the
People’s Republic of China, and
India (ACI) Region

C. Raja Mohan

No. 412
March 2013

Asian Development Bank Institute

C. Raja Mohan is distinguished fellow at the Observer Research Foundation in New
This paper was prepared as a background paper for the ADBI/ADB study on the Role of
Key Emerging Economies—ASEAN, the People's Republic of China (PRC), and India— for a Balanced, Sustainable, and Resilient Asia.
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Mohan, C.R. 2013. Emerging Geopolitical Trends and Security in the Association of Southeast
Asian Nations, the People’s Republic of China, and India (ACI) Region. ADBI Working Paper
412. Tokyo: Asian Development Bank Institute. Available: http://www.adbi.org/workingpaper/2013/03/15/5543.geopolitical.trends.security.asean.prc.india/

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