Foreign Relations and International Security

China’s rapid rise in the global economy, its geoeconomic force and evolving security posture raise fundamental questions. MERICS analyzes how this new centre of power can continue to be integrated into international rules and responsibilities. What are the risks and opportunities of cooperating with China? Find out how domestic developments influence China’s foreign policy and what direct and indirect impacts on Germany and Europe could be.

The  Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS)is a Stiftung Mercatorinitiative. Established in 2013, MERICS is a Berlin-based institute for contemporary and practical research into China.