Technical and Policy Reports

Shen, S. V. (2021). Accelerating Decarbonization in China and the United States and Promoting Bilateral Collaboration on Climate Change. Stanford University Precourt Institute for Energy. [Press Release] [Op-Ed]

Articles and Essays

Shen, S. V. (Winter 2022). Deregulation Is Not the Enemy: It Can Be Good for the Economy—and the Environment Too. Breakthrough Journal, 15 (commissioned by the Breakthrough Institute).

O’Brien, R. D., & Shen, S. V. (2013, May 24). The U.S., China, and Cybersecurity: The Ethical Underpinnings of a Controversial Geopolitical Issue. Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.
– Winner of the 2013 Trans-Pacific Essay Contest First Prize. Award by the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs for the best essay that addresses the question, “what is the greatest ethical challenge facing U.S.-Asia relations?”
– Profiled: The Wall Street Journal (May 29, 2013).
– Policy Impact: China Institute of International Studies (国研院).


Shen, S. V., Oi, J., Cui, Y., & Min, L. (2022, April 26). Next steps in US-China climate cooperation. The Hill.

Shen, S. V. (2021, November 5). How to process China’s underwhelming climate pledge. The Hill.

Shen, S. V. (2021, October 12). How political science can advance climate models. The Hill.

Shen, S. V. (2021, October 8). Local Actions Central to Achieving Carbon-Neutrality Goal in China. Part of the “Glasgow and Beyond: Organizational Response to Climate Change” Online Symposium. Cambridge University Press FifteenEightyFour.