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Li Zhifei


  Li Zhifei


  Associate Research Fellow

  National Institute of International Strategy,

  Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS).

  Phone: 8610-64030633 

  Research Area: China Neighborhood Diplomacy; Non-traditional Security

  Recent Research topic: Water and China Neighborhood Relationship; China Neighborhood Diplomacy and Non-traditional Security Management.


  2003/9-2009/7, Renmin University of China. Master and PhD

  1999/9-2003/7, Hebei Normal University. Bachelor

  Visiting Experiences:

  2016/09-2017/08, George Washington University, U.S

  2016/10-2016/12, Frankfurt University, Germany

  2007/09-2008/08, Wasada University, Japan.



  1, Water and China Neighborhood Relationship, Beijing: Current Affair Press,October 2015.

  2, International River And Estuary: Geopolitics and China's Interest, Beijing:Ocean Press (China), July 2014.

  3, Supply of International Public Goods And Security Cooperation InEast-Asia Area, Beijing: Social Science Academic Press (China), January 2012.


  1, "Climate Change And China Surrounding Water Resource Security",International Politics Quarterly, No.5, October 2015.

  2, "Analysis On China Surrounding Water Resource Relationship ", Journal ofInternational Security Studies, No. 3, May 2015.

  3, Analysis On China's Trans-boundary River Influence Factors", Quarterly Journal of International Politics, No.2, May 2015.

  4, "Water And International Relations: A regional Public Goods Perspectives", Foreign Affair Review, No.2, March 2013.

  5, "Analysis On Trans-boundary Rivers Problem Between China And The Neighboring countries", Pacific Review, No.3, April 2011.

  6, "The Water Diplomacy: A New Proposal On The Periphery Safety Construction Of China", Academic Exploration, No.4, April 2013.

  7, "Analysis On The Water Security Governance In Lantsang-Mekong River Basin"(Second Author), Southeast Asian Journal, No.5, December 2013.

  8, "Utilization Of International Water Resources And The China Surrounding Security ", Teaching and Research, No.7, July 2012.

  9, "Water Resource Security Involved In China-India Territorial Disputes", South Asian Studies Quarterly, No.4, December 2013.

  10, "Analysis Of Approaches To Environmental Security And Construction Of Its' Governance System", Teaching and Research, No.1, January 2011.

  11, "Non-traditional Security Governance And Construction of New Relational Between The Big Powers", Teaching and Research, No.6, June 2014.

  12, "Maritime Disputes And The Game Between China and US", World Affairs, January 16, 2013.

  13, "Military Expenditure And China's Peripheral Security", World Affairs, April 1, 2012.

  14, "Balancing U.S.-Japanese Power In the Mekong River Basin", China and World Affairs, December 2011.

  15, "Analysis On The Non-traditional Security Problems In the Construction of 'One Road-One Silk'", China's Regional Security Environment Review 2015, Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press (China), January 2015.

  16,"Non-traditional Security Management In the New Type of Great Power Relationship Construction", China's Regional Security Environment Review 2014, Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press (China), January 2014.

  17, "Around China: Maritime Disputes And The Games Between China and US", China's Regional Security Environment Review 2013, Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press (China), January 2013.

  18, "Analysis On The China Surrounding Security From The Military Expenditure Perspective", China's Regional Security Environment Review 2012, Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press (China), January 2012.

  19, "The Diaoyu Island Collision And China's Diplomacy", China's Regional Security Environment Review 2011, Hongkong: Hong Kong Press for Social Sciences Ltd., January 2011.

  20, "Lantsang-Mekong River Disputes And China Surrounding Environment", China's Regional Security Environment Review 2011, Hongkong: Hong Kong Press for Social Sciences Ltd., January 2011.

  21, "The Malacca Straits Security Problem And China Policy Option"(Second Author), Southeast Asian and South Asian Studies, September 2012.

  22, "Environment NGO of Asia: Role Analysis In The Globalization Background", Journal of Zhejiang Provincial Party School, August 2010.

  23, "The History And Reality of U.S. Weapon Sales To Taiwan"(First Author), World Development Working Paper Series, No.2, Vol.42, Institute of World Development, 2010.

  24, "The Diaoyu Island Sovereignty Disputes: Origin And Evolution", World Development Working Paper Series, No.3, Vol.47, Institute of World Development, 2011.

  25, "The Water Issue And Dam Political: Examining China's Investment In Burma Hydropower", Report In China's non-traditional security studies (2013-2014), Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press (China), June 2014.

  26, "East Asian Security: Modes And Structures of Cooperation", Journal of Contemporary Asia-Pacific Studies, December 2012.

  27, "The Problem of North Koran Defectors And Its International Impacts"(Second Author), Contemporary International Relations, No.7, July 2012.

  28, "The Impact of Illegal Border Crosser From the DPRK On the Chinese Foreign Policy" (Second Author), Journal of Northeast Asia, No.6, June 2012.

  29, "India-Indonesian Relations And India Soft Power In Indonesia"(First Author), Southeast Asian Studies, No.6, December 2012.

  30, "Concerns Under Uncertainty: The ASENA Countries Perception of the China's Role in Regional Security In the Post Cold War Era"(Second Author), Southeast Asian Affairs, September 2012.

  31, "Environment Problems And 'One Belt And One Road': Strategic Implementation And Security Challenge", China's Regional Security Environment Review 2016, Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press (China), January 2016.

  32, "Water Security In China's Neighborhood Diplomacy", China Quarterly of International Strategic Studies(CQISS), No.3, December 2015.

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