Visiting Professor: STEVE CHAN is College Professor of Distinction at the University of Colorado, Boulder, where he teaches political science. His research interests encompass theories of international relations (such as democratic peace, power transition) and political economy (such as developmental states, economic sanctions) with a focus on East Asia. His publications include nineteen books and about one hundred and eighty articles and chapters. His most recent books are Thucydides’s Trap? Historical Interpretation, Logic of Inquiry and the Future of Sino-American Relations (University of Michigan Press, 2020) Trust and Mistrust in Sino-American Relations (Cambria, 2017), China’s Troubled Waters? Maritime Disputes in Theoretical Perspective (Cambridge University Press, 2016); Enduring Rivalries in the Asia-Pacific (Cambridge University Press, 2013) and Looking for Balance: China, the United States, and Power Balancing in East Asia (Stanford University Press, 2012).