Nicholas Butts

Nicholas Butts is a double degree candidate in International Affairs at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Peking University, where he was awarded the National Southwest Associated University Guocai Scholarship Prize, The National Interest

Nicholas Butts is a double degree candidate in International Affairs at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Peking University, where he was awarded the National Southwest Associated University Guocai Scholarship Prize

Articles by Nicholas Butts

What Would China Do if America Sold Taiwan F-35s?
What would happen if the United States decides to sell its new F-35 Lightning II fighter to Taiwan? The fictionalized scenario below, based on a careful analysis of the Chinese leadership, attempts to answer that question. March 2, 2017: A Taiwanese fighter jet on a routine patrol collides wi ...