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G2 at GW: 3rd Annual Conference on China's Economic Development and U.S.-China Economic Relations

Made possible by a generous gift from an anonymous donor

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Cosponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies and the GW-Center for International Business Education and Research

Friday, October 8, 2010
8:45 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

 

Continental breakfast at 8:00 AM

8:45 AM: Welcome and Overview of the Conference
Stephen C. Smith (Director, Institute for International Economic Policy, and Professor of Economics and International Affairs, GWU)

9:00-9:45 AM: Kenneth Lieberthal, Brookings Institute, "Necessary Strategic Adaptation by U.S. Multinationals to Succeed in China's Evolving Business Environment"

9:45-11:00 AM: Economic Development Patterns in China
Moderator: Steve Suranovic, Associate Professor of Economics and International Affairs, GWU
Panelists:

Lu Ming, Fudan University, "Sustainable Growth or Not? Hukou, Land and Rural-Urban Development in China"P D F icon
Zhang Xiaobo, IFPRI, "Analysis of Industrial Clusters in China"P D F icon
Feng Tian, Chinese Academy for Social Sciences, "Trade Linkages of BRICs in the World Economy"P D F icon

11:00-11:15 AM: Coffee Break

11:15-12:30 PM: Political Economy of Development in China
Moderator: Jiawen Yang, Professor of International Business and International Affairs, GWU
Panelists:

Maggie Xiaoyang Chen, GWU, "Firm Performance and Investment in Political Human Capital"P D F icon
Bruce Reynolds, UVA, "A Macro Framework for Understanding the Exchange Rate Debate"P D F icon
Meng Lingsheng, Tsinghua University, "Prenatal Sex Selection and Missing Girls in China: Evidence from the Diffusion of Diagnostic Ultrasound"P D F icon

12:30-1:45 PM: Luncheon and Keynote by Huang Yasheng, MIT, "Capitalism with Chinese Characteristics"P D F icon

1:45-3:00 PM: Aspects of U.S.-China Economic Relations
Moderator: Michael Moore, Professor of Economics and International Affairs, GWU
Panelists:

Doug Guthrie, Dean, GWU School of Business, "Economic Development & U.S.-China Relations"P D F icon
Gao Fei, China Foreign Affairs University, "Chinese View on Contemporary Sino-US Relations: Challenge and Opportunity"P D F icon
Bruce Dickson, GWU, "China's Evolving Economic Model and Its Implications for the US"

3:00-4:15 PM: China-Africa Links
Moderator: Fred Joutz, Professor of Economics, GWU
Panelists:

Deborah Brautigam, AU, "Chinese Aid and Investment in Africa: Think Again"P D F icon
Joshua Eisenman, American Foreign Policy Council and UCLA, "China's Trade and Political Engagement in Africa"P D F icon
Ambassador David Shinn, GWU, "China's Security and Diplomatic Relations with Africa"

 

Sponsored by the Institute for International Economic Policy, The Sigur Center for Asian Studies,and GW-Center for International Business Education and Research

4th Annual G2 at GW: Conference on U.S.-China Economic Relations and China's Economic Development

2nd Annual G2 at GW: Conference on U.S.-China Economic Relations and China's Economic Development

1st Annual G2 at GW: Conference on US-China Economic Relations and China's Economic Development

Lindner Commons, Suite 602
Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E St., NW
Washington, D.C. 20052

Upcoming Events

October 6 Monday
October 7 Tuesday
International Trade and Development Workshop
David McKenzie (World Bank)
» 12:30 PM- 2:00 PM

October 14 Tuesday
International Trade and Development Workshop
Quamrul Ashraf (Williams)
» 12:30 PM- 2:00 PM

October 29 Tuesday
International Trade and Development Workshop
Monica Singhal (Harvard Kennedy School)
» 12:30 PM- 2:00 PM



Please contact iiep@gwu.edu for more information.