Events

2022 Harvard Law School China Law Symposium: Charting a New Course through Uncertainties

Presented via Zoom

Topics: The Harvard Law School China Law Association (CLA) will host its annual China Law Symposium, “Charting a New Course through Uncertainties,” from Monday, March 28th to Thursday, March 31st. The Symposium brings together prominent legal scholars and practitioners to shed light on major developments in US-China relations. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear […]

Michael McElroy – Decarbonizing India’s Economy

Presented via Zoom

Topics: Speaker: Michael B. McElroy, Gilbert Butler Professor of Environmental Studies at Harvard University; Chair of the Harvard-China Project on Energy, Economy and Environment India, the second most populous country on the planet, has enormous energy demands. It is investing billions in renewable power, with the goal of generating 50 percent of its energy requirement […]

Marites V. Detug – Philippine Presidential Election and the South China Sea: Navigating Maritime Dispute with China

Presented via Zoom

Topics: Speaker: Marites D. Vitug, Author, Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case Against China; Chair Emeritus of the Board, Journalism for Nation Building Foundation; Editor-at-Large, Rappler Chair: James Robson, James C. Kralik, and Yunli Lou Professor, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations; Harvard College Professor; Victor and William Fung Director, Asia Center, Harvard […]

Victor Seow – Carbon Technocracy: Energy Regimes in Modern East Asia

CGIS South S020, Belfer Case Study Room 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA, United States

Topics: Speaker: Victor Seow, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University Discussants:Megan A. Black, Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyConevery Bolton Valencius, Boston CollegeGabriela Soto Laveaga, Harvard UniversityModerator: Shigehisa Kuriyama, Harvard University You may choose to attend this event in person, or register for the Zoom link using the button above. Venue

Roselyn Hsueh – Micro-Institutional Foundations of Capitalism: Sectoral Pathways to Globalization in China, India, and Russia

Speaker: Roselyn Hsueh, Associate Professor of Political Science, Temple University Hsueh will discuss how her book’s Strategic Value Framework shows that the perceived strategic value orientation of state elites rooted in significant phases of internal and external pressures shape dominant patterns of market governance, which vary by country and sector within country. Specifically, Hsueh’s research […]

Nitasha Kaul – ‘Inbetween’ India and China: Bhutan’s International Relations

CGIS South Room S250 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Topics:  Speaker: Nitasha Kaul, University of WestminsterModerator: Arunabh Ghosh, Harvard University The antagonistic relationship between India and China is marked by a high mutual threat perception, frequent hostilities along their […]

Governing in an Interconnected World: Has the EU Joined China to shut out American Companies?

Wex-434ab Conference Room Harvard Kennedy School, 79 JFK St., Camrbidge, Massachusetts, United States

Topics: Speakers: Mark Scott, Chief Technology Correspondent, Politico (via Zoom)Tom Wheeler, former Chairman, Federal Communications Commission While the US government dawdled, the EU’s new Digital Markets Act has set new rules for internet services. What does this mean for American companies? What does this mean for the future of multilateral relations? Lunch will be served. Venue

Moses on the Plain: Shuang Xuetao and New Dongbei Literature

Presented via Zoom

Topics: Speakers:双雪涛 Shuang Xuetao, Writer程异 Jeremy Tiang, Translator张学昕 Zhang Xuexin, Critic罗鹏 Carlos Rojas, Scholar, Translator陶建 Eric Abrahamsen, TranslatorBrian Lax, Editor Organizers:王德威 David Der-wei Wang, Harvard University宋伟杰 Weijie Song, Rutgers University This event will be conducted in Mandarin and English. Co-Sponsors:哈佛大学费正清中国研究中心 Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies罗格斯大学亚洲语言文化系 Rutgers University, Asian Languages and Cultures罗格斯大学中国研究中心 Rutgers Center for Chinese […]

India’s Evolving Partnerships with Africa and the China Factor

Presented via Zoom

Topics: Panelists: W. Gyude Moore, Senior Policy Fellow, Center for Global Development; Lecturer at the University of Chicago’s Harris School for Public Policy; Former Minister of Public Works, LiberiaHannah Ryder, CEO, Development Reimagined; Senior Associate, Africa Program of the Center for Strategic International Studies Anthea Mulakala, Senior Director for International Development Cooperation, The Asia Foundation Philani […]

Adam P. Liff – The U.S.-Japan Alliance and Taiwan

Presented via Zoom

Topics: Speaker: Adam P. Liff, Associate Professor of East Asian International Relations, Hamilton Lugar School of Global & International Studies; Director, 21st Century Japan Politics and Society Initiative, Indiana University. Moderator: Mary C. Brinton, Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology; Director, Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University. Venue

Victor Seow – Carbon Technocracy: Energy Regimes in Modern East Asia

Presented via Zoom

Topics: Speaker: Victor Seow, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard UniversityCommentator: Paul Sabin, Yale University Carbon Technocracy: Energy Regimes in Modern East Asia is a study of the deep links between energy extraction and technocratic politics through the history of what was once East Asia’s largest coal mine. In delving into the origins […]

Panel Discussion – The Diaries of Chiang Kai-shek and Chiang Ching-kuo: Historical Reflections

Presented via Zoom

Topics: Speakers:Wayne Chiang 蔣萬安, Member of Legislative Yuan, TaiwanHsiao-ting Lin, Stanford UniversitySteven Goldstein, Sophia Smith Professor of Government, Emeritus, Smith College; Fairbank Center AssociateModerator:Michael Szonyi, Director, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies; Frank Wen-Hsiung Wu Memorial Professor of Chinese History, Harvard University Venue