The World Today presents: Civil Liberties in China: The Uyghur Crisis

- Perry World House World Forum

Uyghurs, a Muslim ethnic minority in China’s Xinjiang region, are facing increasingly severe human rights abuses by President Xi Jinping’s government. They are subjected to intense surveillance, arbitrary…


Norm Assembly in Global Value Chains

Trang (Mae) Nguyen, Assistant Professor of Law, Temple University Beasley School of Law
- CSCC Conference Room, 133 S. 36th St, Room 418

This talk is based on Professor Nguyen's recent article: Norm Assembly in Global Value Chains (https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?…


Has the EAST Risen, Again? Lessons and Experiences from History

Yasheng Huang, Epoch Foundation Professor of Global Economics and Management, MIT Sloan School of Management. 
- CSCC Conference Room, 133 S. 36th St, Room 418

This talk is based on Prof.Huang's ongoing book project Has the EAST Risen, Again? He will discuss four factors that have shaped Chinese development both historically and during the contemporary period.…


Land and the Origins of Contemporary Politics in Asia: Taiwan, Mainland China, Indonesia, and Malaysia since 1945

William Hurst, Chong Hua Professor of Chinese Development, Department of Politics and International Studies, Cambridge University
- Room 3025G Macalister Hall, corner of 33rd & Chestnut St. Drexel University

Free and open to the public.


Rural Development in China and East Asia

Kristen Looney, Assistant Professor of Asian Studies and Government, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
- CSCC Conference Room, 133 S. 36th St, Room 418

This talk addresses the question of how countries achieve rural development and offers a new way of thinking about East Asia’s political economy that challenges the developmental state paradigm. Through a comparison…


Triumphalism and the Inconvenient Truth: Correcting Inflated National Self-Images in a Rising Power

Haifeng Huang, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of California, Merced
- CSCC Conference Room, 133 S. 36th St, Room 418

Do people in a rising authoritarian power with pervasive propaganda and information control overestimate their country’s power and popularity in the world? This is an important question since inflated national self-…


Rethinking China’s Rise: New Ways to Compete and Cooperate on the Environment, Technology, and Beyond

Perry World House Weekly Seminar
Scott Moore, Director of China Programs and Strategic Initiatives at Penn Global
- Perry World House, 3803 Locust Walk

Dr. Moore will present his paper which aims to reframe increasingly polarized debates on China’s rise in the context of a shared, but…


How China Escaped Shock Therapy: The Market Reform Debate

Isabella Weber, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts Amherst
- CSCC Conference Room, 133 S. 36th St, Room 418

Professor Weber will discuss her new book : How China Escaped Shock Therapy: The Market…


Higher Education and U.S.-China Relations

- Zoom Webinar

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The downturn in U.S.-China relations has strained once robust educational and research ties.…


Disaggregating China, Inc: State Strategies in the Liberal Economic Order

Yeling Tan, Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Oregon
- Virtual Talk

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