Pacific Focus

(The TQCC of Pacific Focus is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
India's RCEP Dilemma with China: Beyond the Legal Texts*9
The Political Dynamics of Japan's Immigration Policies during the Abe Government*6
Investment by Chinese Enterprise in Infrastructure Construction in Malaysia6
Determining the Determinants: Factors of Change in China's South China Sea Strategy, 1995–2015*5
The Evolving Geopolitical Landscape in the Post‐Arbitration South China Sea5
China's Charm Defensive: Image Protection by Acquiring Mass Entertainment4
Understanding Trump's Trade Policy with China: International Pressures Meet Domestic Politics3
Small State Intelligence: New Zealand in SEATO Security Affairs3
Sino‐DPRK Geopolitical Curse behind Kim Jong‐un's Olive Branch2
The End of Liberal Engagement with China and the New US–Taiwan Focus2
Why Help North Korea? Foreign Aid to North Korea and Its Determinants, 2002–2018*2
The Determinants of States' Interactions with China in the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI): Spatial Gravity Interaction2
The South Korea–US Alliance under the North Korean Nuclear Threat: A Reluctant Return to the “Autonomy–Security Trade‐Off”2
Hedging against the Dragon: Myanmar's Tangled Relationship with China since 1988*2
China's Normative Foreign Policy and Its Multilateral Engagement in Asia2
Analysis of Factors Influencing the Willingness of Taiwanese Students to Work on Mainland China: An Example of “31 Preferential Policies for Taiwan”2
From Humanitarian Relief to Democracy Aid: US Foreign Assistance Towards North Korea, 1996–2016*1
A Role for India in the Korean Peace Process: Contemplating Non‐Realist Approaches to Broaden Relations with the Korean Peninsula1
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Fear and Greed: Mapping the Australian Debate on China's Economic Sanctions1
The Reaction of Taiwan Civil Society Towards Cross‐Strait Integration During the Period from 2008 to 2016: Spillover or Politicization?1
What Kind of “Real World” Makes South Korea's Middle Power Categorization Necessary?*1
Offensive Realism and the Future of China's Rise*1
Integration of Marriage Migrants in Korea and Japan: A Comparative Analysis of Ethnic Nationalism and Citizenship1
A Game Analysis of the Evolution of China–US Trade Friction Based on “Differential Pattern” and “Group Pattern”*1
Nationalism vs. Interests: A Neoclassical Realist Perspective on Japan's Policy towards China under the Second Abe Administration1
Security Cooperation Between Japan and South Korea on the North Korean Nuclear Threat: Strategic Priorities and Historical Issues*1
Implications of the Premodern Chinese–Korean Tributary Relationship for the South Korean Perception of ROK–PRC Ties: A South Korean Perspective*1
First Strike Hypersonic Weapons: The End of the “MAD” Doctrine and Peace for Our Time?1
News Sentiment Analysis: The Case of Chinese Vessels in the EEZs of Latin American Countries1
Courting Foreign Direct Investment from Diasporas: Are Diaspora Engagement Policies Effective? Under What Conditions?1
Institutional Origins of the US–China Trade War: The Concurrence of America's Limited Legal Leverage and China's Overproduction1
Infeasible Punishment and Noneffective Threats: Political Feasibility of Nuclear Punishment and Policy Choices after Direct Nuclear Deterrence Failure1
Space Arms Control or Space Behavior Control? The Competition between American and Chinese Ideas of an International Space Order1
Bolstering the Alliance for a Trilateralism‐Based Security Strategy for South Korea in Times of US–China Rivalry*1
The Origin of Territorial Disputes in Northeast Asia and Japanese Perceptions of the Russo‐Japanese War: A Literature Review1
North Korea's Nuclear and Human Rights Conundrum: Implications for South Korea's Unification Goal1
Targeted Sanctions with Chinese Characteristics and “Green Taishang”1
Sectoral Divergence of Industrial Catch‐Up in China's Loosely Coupled System: A Comparative Study of FPD and IC Manufacturing Industries*1