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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

Pacific Creolization: Searching for Emerging Shared Values in the Japan-U.S. Borderlands

December 04, 2002 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Julie Higashi, Ritsumeikan University; Takeshi Matsuda, Osaka University; Chieko Kitagawa Ohtsuru, Kansai University; David Willis, Soai University: Yutaka Sasaki,, Soai University

A Rough Neighborhood: Afghanistan and Its Neighbors

November 15, 2002 // 7:45am11:45am
Feroz Khan, visiting fellow, Monterey Institute for International Studies; Zalmay Khalilzad, special presidential envoy for Afghanistan, National Security Council; Mohsen Milani, professor of Government and International Affairs, University of South Florida; Ahmed Rashid, correspondent, Far Eastern Economic Review and The Daily Telegraph; Nazif Shahrani, professor of anthropology, University of Indiana.Speech by Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad

Crisis in the Hinterland: Rural Discontent in China

November 12, 2002 // 2:30pmDecember 31, 1969 // 2:00pm
Jean C. Oi, professor of political science, Stanford University; Xiaobo Lu, director, Columbia University; Yawei Liu, associate director, China Village Election Project, Carter Center; Melanie Manion, associate professor of political science, University of Wisconsin at Madison.Download Asia Program Special Report #108

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