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The North Korean Revolution, 1945-1950

March 07, 2003 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Charles Armstrong will present his new book, "The North Korean Revolution, 1945-1950." A discussion will follow chaired by Dr. Katharine Moon and featuring comments by Selig S. Harrison and Dr. Kathryn Weathersby.

Film Screening: The Game of Their Lives

March 03, 2003 // 3:00pm5:30pm
Dan Gordon, Director and Producer, The Game of their Lives; Nick Bonner, Associate Producer, The Game of their Lives; Moderator: Katharine H.S. Moon, Wellesley College and current Woodrow Wilson-GWU Asian Policy Studies Fellow

Corporate Culture Shock: The Changing Culture of Japanese Business

February 13, 2003 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Gary Saxonhouse, Professor of Economics, University of Michigan; Yoshito Hori, Chairman and CEO, Globis Group and Apax Globis Partners & Co; William Farrell, Chairman and CEO, Dynamic Strategies Asia; Naomi Moriyama, President, Digital Powerhouse

China's Economy: Will the Bubble Burst?

February 12, 2003 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Thomas G. Rawski, University of Pittsburgh; Charles Wolf, Jr., RAND; Deborah S. Davis, Yale University; Fenwick W. Yu, U.S. Department of Commerce

Book Launch: Modernizing China's Military

February 06, 2003 // 2:30pm4:00pm
David Shambaugh, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs/Director of the China Policy Program at The George Washington University and current Woodrow Wilson Center fellow; Admiral Dennis Blair, Senior Fellow, Institute for Defense Analyses; Ellis Joffe, Visiting Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan

Off-the-Record Discussion on Hong Kong

January 24, 2003 // 8:00am9:30pm
James R. Keith, U.S. consul general for Hong Kong and Macau

Political Islam and Democracy in Indonesia

January 23, 2003 // 2:00pm4:00pm
WILLIAM LIDDLE, Professor of Political Science, Ohio State University; ZULKIEFLIMANSYAH, Head, Department of Economic Policy, Justice Party of Indonesia; IHSAN ALI-FAUZI, Writer and Expert on Indonesian Islam:ERIC BJORNLUND, Moderator and Former Woodrow Wilson Center FellowDownload Asia Program Special Report #110

No Shame for the Sun: Lives of Professional Pakistani Women

January 23, 2003 // 11:00am12:00pm
with Shahla Haeri, author and Director of the Women's Studies Program at Boston University.Dr. Haeri's new book will be available for purchase.

Linking Health, Environment and Community Development: Lessons from the Thai Experience

December 11, 2002 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Featuring Mechai Viravaidya, founder and chairman of Thailand's Population and Community Development Association

George W. Bush and Asia: A Midterm Assessment

December 11, 2002 // 7:30am4:00pm
James A. Kelly, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Xiaoyuan Liu, associate professor of history, Iowa State, and WWC/GWU Asian Policy Studies Fellow; Catharin Dalpino, fellow, Brookings Institution; Jonathan Pollack, director, Strategic Research Department, US Naval War College; Harry Harding, dean, Elliot School of International Affairs, George Washington University; Kurt Campbell, senior vice president, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Katharine H.S. Moon, associate professor of political science, Wellesley College, and WWC/GWU Asian Policy Studies Fellow; Hilton Root, senior fellow, Economic Strategy Institute; Nayan Chanda, director of publications, Yale Center for the Study of Globalization; Frank S. Jannuzi, professional staff, Senate Foreign Relations CommitteeDownload "George W. Bush and Asia: A Midterm Assessment" Conference Report

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