Asia Publications

CES 7 Commentaries, pp.55-60

Jul 07, 2011
Assessing the Achievements and Problems of Rural Resource Management Programs in Western China: A Case Study from Gansu Province by Seth Cook more

CES 11 pp. 99-130

Jul 07, 2011
Feature Article: Advancing Carbon Capture and Sequestration in China: A Global Learning Laboratory By Liu Hongwei & Craig Hart Feature Box: It’s Hard to Build a Skyscraper from the Sky Down: Paving the Way for Sub-national Cooperation on Climate Action Planning in the United States and China By Thomas Peterson, Anne Devero & Zach Friedman Commentary: Greening Their Grids: U.S.-Chinese Cooperation on Electricity from Renewables By Derek Vollmer 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 10 Full Publication

Jul 07, 2011
Authors in this issue of the China Environment Series examine many of China's environmental health challenges, with emphasis throughout on potential steps to address these problems through regulation, better research, greater NGO involvement, and international assistance. more

George W. Bush and Asia: A Midterm Assessment

Jul 07, 2011
The midpoint of George W. Bush's presidential term offers an opportune moment to take stock of the administration's Asia policy. This Asia Program report contains essays by policymakers, scholars and Asia analysts, including a contribution from Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs James A. Kelly. Collectively, these essays identify themes and patterns that provide insights into Bush's Asia policies and begin the task of placing the administration's policies into broader perspective. Click on the attachment for a free PDF version. more

CES 8 Feature Article, pp.3-26:

Jul 07, 2011
Legal Advocacy in Environmental Public Participation in China: Raising the Stakes and Strengthening Stakeholders By Allison Moore and Adria Warren Feature Box: Yuanmingyuan's Shifting Landscape: From Emperor's Resort to a Public Green Space By Linden Ellis Feature Box: The Asia Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center 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.