The Conflict Between China and Taiwan

  • Thomas L. Saaty
  • Luis G. Vargas
Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 195)


A long-festering problem now threatens the peace and stability of the Asia–Pacific region. As Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Stanley Roth warned Congress on March 25, 1999, the Taiwan issue—or, as we prefer to say, the “Divided China” problem—has become “one of the United States most complex and important foreign policy challenges for many years to come.” Most of countries are concerned that the crisis has arrived.


Control Criterion Intangible Cost International Cluster Taiwan Issue Strategic Criterion 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Katz Graduate School of Business, College of Business AdministrationUniversity of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

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