Adam Garfinkle

Adam Garfinkle is the founding editor of The American Interest. He is spending the current academic year as a distinguished visiting fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.

Articles by Adam Garfinkle

June 12, 2020 5:30 am

This Means War!

Are we fighting a ‘war’ against the coronavirus? Or a ‘new Cold War’ with China? Loose talk about war—and much else—betokens fuzzy thinking about the world.
Adam Garfinkle
June 8, 2020 5:09 am

Misunderstanding Singapore

What the world gets wrong about the small, economic powerhouse—and its response to the pandemic.
Adam Garfinkle
May 5, 2020 8:38 am

No, You Can’t Sue China for the Coronavirus

But thinking about it—and other legal temptations—can help us to more deeply understand our own country, as well as our relationship with China.
Adam Garfinkle
April 16, 2020 5:30 am

Big Government, Small Government, Pandemic Government

What the COVID-19 crisis is revealing about competence and authority at both the national and state levels.
Adam Garfinkle