Asia Publications

CES 11 pp. 7-47

Jul 07, 2011
Feature Article: The State of U.S.-China Relations on Climate Change: Examining the Bilateral and Multilateral Relationship By Joanna Lewis Feature Box: ChokePoint: US—Understanding the Tightening Conflict Between Energy and Water in the Era of Climate Change By Keith Schneider & J. Carl Ganter Feature Box: Advancing Clean Energy Investments in China’s Electricity and Natural Gas Sector By Diane Derby Feature Box: Measuring and Reporting GHG Emissions in China By Lucia Green-Weiskel more

More Than A Concrete Jungle: Urbanization in Japan

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 137 by Carola Hein, Ronald K. Vogel, Merry I. White, and Theodore J. Gilman. Edited by Mark Mohr. more

Decentralization, Democratic Governance, and Civil Society in Comparative Perspective: Africa, Asia, and Latin America

Jul 07, 2011
Decentralization, Democratic Governance, and Civil Society in Comparative Perspective studies the relation of decentralization to democratization at both intermediate and local levels and analyzes how decentralization is transforming the relationship between the state and civil society. This book presents case studies from six countries in three continents in which decentralization of some parts of government has been attempted: Mexico, Chile, South Africa, Kenya, the Philippines, and Indonesia.More about this title can be found on the Wilson Center Press website. more

CES 8 Commentaries, pp.105-129:

Jul 07, 2011
The Third Wave of China's Grassroots Environmental Movement: Regional and Youth Environmental Organizations By Wu Haoliang (Translated by Yan Baohua) Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Green Camel Bell--A Regional Hub for Environmental Protection Efforts in Lanzhou By Brendan Snow, Global Greengrants Fund Notes on Public Participation in Environmental Impact Assessments in China By Lila Buckley Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Global Environment Institute By Lila Buckley The Role of Public Participation in Ecological Impact Assessment (EcIA) and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in China By Marilyn Beach, Bill Bleish, and Shelly Yang Coal Burning and Children's Health in China By Frederica Perera, Deliang Tang, Barbara A. Finamore, and Li Ting-Yu Opening up the Floor: Environmental Performance Information Disclosure Pilot Programs in Zhenjiang and Hohhot By Wanxin Li more

Reaching Across the Water (2006)

Jul 07, 2011
Authors Jennifer Turner and Kenji Otsuka examine international cooperation promoting sustainable river basin governance in China. more

CES 6 Feature Article, pp. 1-18

Jul 07, 2011
Foreign Technology in China's Automobile Industry: Implications for Energy, Economic Development and Environment by Kelly Sims Gallagher more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.