Zack Cooper

The American Enterprise Institute

 Zack Cooper is a research fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, where he studies US defense strategy in Asia, US alliances and partnerships in Asia, US-China strategic competition, and Chinese economic statecraft and coercion. He is concurrently an associate at Armitage International LLC and an advisory board member at the Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance with the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.Before joining AEI, Dr. Cooper was the senior fellow for Asian security at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and a research fellow at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments. He has also served as assistant to the deputy national security adviser for combating terrorism at the National Security Council at the White House and as a special assistant to the principal deputy under secretary of defense for policy at the Department of Defense...read more

Suggested Topics: 
-U.S.-China Relations
-Taiwan
-Nuclear North Korea
- South China Sea        - Alliance behavior in South and East Asia

Recent AHS Chapters:
-Columbia University
-Arizona State University