Michael Auslin is a Senior Fellow in FPRI’s Asia Program and our Program in National Security. He is the Payson J. Treat Fellow in Contemporary Asia at the Hoover Institution and was director of Japan Studies at the American Enterprise Institute. He taught Japanese history at Yale University. He Is author of the forthcoming book Asia’s New Geopolitics: Reshaping the Indo-Pacific In the 21st Century (Hoover Institution Press) and The End of the Asian Century: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World’s Most Dynamic Region (Yale University Press, 2017). He writes regularly for the Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, Foreign Affairs, and Foreign Policy, and is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.