Richard C. Bush III
Director, Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies at The Brookings Institution

Director, Brookings Institution, Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies

Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy

The Michael H. Armacost Chair

Richard Bush’s two-decade public service career spans Congress, the intelligence community and the U.S. State Department. He currently focuses on China-Taiwan relations, U.S.-China relations, the Korean peninsula and Japan’s security. He is the author of, among other works, A War Like No Other: The Truth About China's Challenge to America, Untying the Knot: Making Peace in the Taiwan Strait , and At Cross Purposes: U.S.-Taiwan Relations Since 1942.