Chercheur, responsable des activités Chine du Centre Asie de l'Ifri
Domaines d'expertise :
- Corée du Sud
Alice Ekman est chercheur, responsable des activités Chine au Centre Asie de l’Ifri. Elle est également chargée de cours sur la Chine contemporaine à Sciences Po.
Parlant le mandarin, elle conduit régulièrement des terrains de recherche en Chine et en Asie de l’Est. Ses travaux portent sur la politique intérieure et extérieure de la Chine, les relations Chine-Europe/France, la péninsule coréenne et Taïwan. Elle s’intéresse également à la restructuration de la gouvernance régionale ainsi qu’aux pratiques diplomatiques.
Elle a été chercheur invité à l’Université Tsinghua (Pékin), à la National Taïwan Normal University (Taïpei), et plus récemment à l’Asan Institute for Policy Studies (Séoul). Alice Ekman est titulaire d’un doctorat en relations internationales de Sciences Po, Paris et d’un master de la London School of Economics spécialisé sur la Chine. Elle est actuellement membre du comité européen du Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP).
Parmi ses publications récentes: La Chine dans le Monde (dir.), CNRS Editions, février 2018.
As the 19th National Congress is now over, questions about foreign policy implications of China’s leadership reshuffle are raised.
Alice Ekman deciphers the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in foreign policy terms.
France’s current presidential campaign has created an unprecedented situation fuelled by revelations and a total absence of restraint, but it has not truly taken account of the disruptions of the last year: Brexit, the attempted coup in Turkey, the election of Donald Trump, the recapturing of...
More than three years have already passed since China’s new silk roads were launched by President Xi Jinping. When he first mentioned the idea in an autumn 2013 speech in Kazakhstan, questions quickly emerged on the meaning of this general concept, which soon became widely promoted through a...
Chinese presence in the Mediterranean is increasing: propositions for cooperation forums with various southern European countries, investment in port terminals, military maneuvering, evacuation of citizens, etc.
Le monde selon Trump. Anticiper la nouvelle politique étrangère américaine Études de l'Ifri, November 2016
What will become of US foreign policy under Donald Trump? A selection of Ifri researchers has come together to offer their thoughts on this question. Our experts cover an array of topics through 14 contributions, ranging from the future Sino-American relations, through US engagement in the...
China’s rise, US rebalancing in Asia, historic defense reforms in Japan, the adoption of new Guidelines for bilateral cooperation: the Japan-US alliance has reached a turning point in its history.
China’s rise: the view from South Korea European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS) Alert, No 19, May 2016
Monitoring China-South Korea relations is key for the EU, as both countries have been designated strategic partners. Moreover, the Union has important economic ties to both, and signed a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Republic of Korea (ROK) in 2011.
Taiwan after the elections: what next? European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS) Alert, No 7, February 2016
On 16 January, the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) won a double victory over the ruling party, the Kuomintang (KMT). DPP candidate Tsai Ing-wen was elected president with 56% of the vote, and for the first time the party won a majority in the Legislative Yuan – Taiwan’s...
"I came to tell you, is that Europe is back". French President Emmanuel Macron says China and Europe should work together on Beijing's "Belt and Road" initiative. Macron began his first state visit to China with a stop in Xian, an eastern departure point of the ancient Silk Road.
China and France see French president’s visit as chance to transform bilateral ties after Brexit and election of Donald Trump. The French president, Emmanuel Macron, will make his first official visit to China...