Will Hong Kong continue to be a vital global business hub?
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: Issues to be Addressed at the Hong Kong Ministerial Conference of the Doha Round of the World Trade Organization's Trade Expansion Negotiations," December 8, 2005
December 8, 2005
Room 538 Dirksen Senate Office Building Senate Banking Committee (5th Floor)
1st and Constitution Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20510
Co-Chairs: Commissioners George Becker and June Teufel Dreyer
Opening statement of Chairman Richard D’Amato
Opening statement of Michael Wessel
Opening statement of June Teufel Dreyer
The Doha Agenda and China
Mr. Myron Brilliant, Vice President, East Asia, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Washington, DC
WTO International Trade Law Issues
Mr. Terence Stewart, Managing Partner, Stewart and Stewart Law Offices, Washington, DC
Mr. Robert Lighthizer, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates, Washington, DC
Impact on U.S. Industry
Ms. Thea Lee, Policy Director, AFL-CIO, Washington, DC
Ms. Lisa Schroeter, Chair, NAM Trade Working Group, Washington, DC
Mahtani and McLaughlin were on the ground in Hong Kong and provide this history of the Hong Kong pro-democracy movement centered around a cast of core activists, culminating in the 2019 mass protests and Beijing's crackdown.
IOKIBE Kaoru (University of Tokyo) will focus on U.S.-Japan relations in historical and contemporary contexts.