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Chris Horton is a journalist based in Taipei, Taiwan. He has been writing about Asia for more than a decade, covering topics including news, politics, business, travel, the environment, sports and the arts. Chris' writing has been published in magazines, newspapers and websites in Asia, the US and UK, most recently in The New York Times, Quartz, Financial Times, The Atlantic, ChinaFile and FORTUNE China.
Despite initial organizational uncertainties, Taipei showed its best face to visitors at the Universiade this summer, impressing a host of delegations with typical hospitality and respect.