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Cars, Currency, and Conflict:Three Issues Concerning Today’s China and How They Are Connected

Timothy Grose, a doctoral student at Indiana University, will host a discussion on cars, currency, and conflict. He will illustrate how all three element affect current economic conditions in China.

Unlikely Partners: Chinese Reformers, Western Economists, and the Making of Global China

Julian Gewirtz will discuss his forthcoming book, Unlikely Partners: Chinese Reformers, Western Economists, and the Making of Global China, which Harvard University Press will publish in January.

Urban Growth and Sustainability: An Economist's Perspective

The University of Southern California presents a discussion by Matthew E. Kahn about his book "Urban Growth and Sustainability: An Economist's Perspective". Kahn is a Professor at the UCLA Institute of the Environment, the Department of Economics, and the Department of Public Policy. He is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Before joining the UCLA faculty in January 2007, he taught at Columbia and the Fletcher School at Tufts University.

The $10 Trillion Prize

The Asia Society presents Bobby Ghosh, Editor-At-Large at TIME magazine, in a conversation with Michael J. Silverstein on "Captivating the Newly Affluent in China and India."

Hiroshige’s City: From Edo to Tokyo

How does a city develop a distinct visual identity? This question became a major theme in Japanese art during the Edo period (1615–1868).

Discussion with Sigur Center Summer 2012 Research Fellows

Each year the Sigur Center awards students with grants to conduct field research in Asia over the summer. Join the Summer 2012 Student Research Fellows as they share their findings and impressions

Canada Crude to China? Prospects and Barriers of Increasing Chinese Imports of Canadian Oil

The Wilson Center in Washington, DC hosts a panel discussion on China's increasing imports of Canadian oil.

Will China Fall into a Middle Income Trap? Growth, Inequality and Future Instability

The Center for East Asian Studies at Stanford University presents a conference on the Chinese middle class.

Money and Toil in Inner Asia: Local To Transnational

Columbia University's Weatherhead East Asian Institute hosts a workshop on economics in Inner Asia.