CSR Blog: Book Review: Jonathan Hillman’s The Emperor’s New Road

By Jacob Larsen Jonathan Hillman’s The Emperor’s New Road: China and the Project of the Century (Yale University Press, September, 2020) catalogues the difficulties faced by the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) as well as the problems it creates.  Hillman’s brief introductory chapter describes the sheer scale of the BRI, and lays out his two …