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Liselotte Odgaard

Visiting Senior Fellow

Liselotte Odgaard is a visiting senior fellow at Hudson Institute. Her work focuses on policy analysis in the field of development cooperation and global multilateral cooperation, U.S.-China-Europe relations, and arctic policy.

Odgaard has been a visiting scholar at institutions such as Harvard University, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and the Norwegian Nobel Institute. She is the author of numerous monographs, books, peer-reviewed articles, and research papers on Chinese and Asia-Pacific security, and she is a frequent commentator on these issues in the media. Recent publications include “European Engagement in the Indo-Pacific: The Interplay between Institutional and State-Level Naval Diplomacy,” Asia Policy (14:4, October 2019, pp. 129-159) and “Europe’s Place in Sino-U.S. Competition,” in Ashley J. Tellis, Alison Szalwinski, and Michael Willis (eds.), Strategic Asia 2020: Sino-U.S. Competition for Global Influence, (Seattle: National Bureau of Asian Research, 2020, pp. 277-304). She regularly participates in policy dialogues such as the Arctic Circle Assembly in Iceland and the Xiangshan Forum in Beijing. She received her bachelor’s, master’s, and Ph.D. in political science from Aarhus University in Denmark, as well as a master’s degree in international studies from the University of Warwick in the UK.

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Preserving a Liberal World Order: Role of Shifting Leaderships and International Forums

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Video Event | Can Europe Deter Chinese and Russian Aggression?

Video Event | Can Europe Deter Chinese and Russian Aggression?

Video Event | Ambassador Carla Sands on Reasserting U.S. Influence in the Arctic

Video Event | Ambassador Carla Sands on Reasserting U.S. Influence in the Arctic

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Liselotte Odgaard was mentioned in The Epoch Times about the importance of the EU agreeing on an approach to counter China’s maritime threat.

Satoru Nagao and Liselotte Odgaard were mentioned in Thanh Nien

Liselotte Odgaard was mentioned in France 24 about the role of panda cubs in U.S.-China diplomacy.

Liselotte Odgaard was published in Asia Policy

Liselotte Odgaard is quoted in South China Morning Post
on China’s strategy of non-interference in South Sudan.

Liselotte Odgaard and Patrick Cronin are interviewed by South China Morning Post on Europe’s role in countering China in the Indo-Pacific.