Jordan Link is the China policy analyst for National Security and International Policy at American Progress. He focuses on understanding the strategic and economic challenges that the Chinese Communist Party presents for the future of American foreign policy.

Before joining the Center for American Progress, Link worked as the research manager of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies China-Africa Research Initiative, where he led the China-Africa loans database research team and conducted quantitative and qualitative studies of China-Africa trade, finance, and security affairs.  He also worked at National Defense University’s Center for the Study of Chinese Military Affairs.

Link has an M.A. in Asian studies from the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University and a B.A. in international relations from the College of William & Mary. He is professionally proficient in Mandarin Chinese.

By Jordan Link
Huawei has an advantage in its push for global dominance. Now the U.S. is trying to counter it.The Washington PostNovember 19, 2020
The Road to a Successful China Policy Runs Through EuropeWar on the RocksNovember 18, 2020
There Is a Solution to the Huawei ChallengeCenter for American ProgressOctober 14, 2020
Foreign policy experts call for end to hate crimes against Asian American communityUSA TodayApril 15, 2020
Lessons for the United States From International Economic Responses to the CoronavirusCenter for American ProgressMarch 26, 2020
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Philosophy on Risk ManagementCenter for American ProgressFebruary 20, 2020