New Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF)
Should it include Taiwan?
Independent Specialist in Asian Security Affairs
Ms Shirley Kan is an independent scholar of Asian security affairs who retired after working for Congress at the nonpartisan Congressional Research Service (CRS). Serving the US government since the late 1980s, Shirley Kan specializes in security policy regarding Taiwan and the People’s Republic of China (PRC). Ms. Kan closely supported Congress as an Asian security affairs specialist at CRS from 1990 to 2015. She received a special award for her 25 years of service in Congress. Ms. Kan was an original advisory board member of the Global Taiwan Institute (GTI), a think tank in Washington, DC, since its founding in 2016. Since July 2022, she has been a member of its new task force. review the US-Taiwanese partnership. Ms. Kan testifies and speaks at congressional hearings and conferences. She is quoted in the media as an independent and authoritative specialist. She writes analyzes that have been widely published in publications.
East-West Center, Mānoa Campus
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