People keep moving from rural areas into cities.
Human Rights Implications of China’s Engagement with Africa
Tim Webster,a lecturer and research scholar at Yale Law School will speak at Cornell University on the human rights implication of China in Africa.
Tim Webster is a lecturer and research scholar at Yale Law School and a fellow at the China Law Center, where he works on constitutional law, public interest litigation and criminal procedure. His scholarship on Chinese Law, Japanese Law, International Law and Human Rights appeared most recently in the Columbia Journal of Asian Law, Michigan Journal of International Law, and Nordic Journal of International Law. Previously Tim clerked for Judge Joseph L. Tauro in Boston and practiced transnational litigation in the New York and Tokyo offices of Morrison Foerster. He taught Chinese law at Berkeley and legal writing at Cornell.
Kirk Denton will look at the role of politics—especially political parties—in the establishment, administration, architectural design, and historical narratives of museums in Taiwan.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a discussion with Barry Naughton on his assessment of what he and his colleagues got right and wrong in looking at China’s economy over the past four decades.