To compete and thrive in the 21st century, democracies, and the United States in particular, must develop new national security and economic strategies that address the geopolitics of information. In the 20th century, market capitalist democracies geared infrastructure, energy, trade, and even social policy to protect and advance that era’s key source of power—manufacturing. In this century, democracies must better account for information geopolitics across all dimensions of domestic policy and national strategy.
Shuangquan Liu is a senior engineer with Kunming Power Exchange Center Co. LTD and a former research fellow with the Belfer Center's Environment and Natural Resources Program at Harvard Kennedy School. He received his Ph.D. from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China in 2009 and then was a postdoc at Yunnan Power Grid Co. LTD working on multiple hydropower reservoirs' operation and generation scheduling. He holds Master's and Bachelor’s degrees from North China University of Water Resources and Electric Power. He was previously with Yunnan Electric Power Dispatch and Control Center and conducted researches in hydropower dispatching and generation scheduling. His research interest now mainly focuses on the power sector restructuring and electricity market.Last Updated: Jan 16, 2020, 3:40pm