Asia

Related News

Link to:Greetings from the Dean
Sep 08, 2011
Dear Alumni and Friends, I’ve recently returned from Jackson Hole, Wyo., where I participated once again in the Federal[...]
Link to:Greetings from the Dean
Jun 14, 2012
Dear Alumni and Friends: At the end of May, I travelled with the eighth annual University of Michigan delegation to[...]
Link to:Bloomberg features Yu Xie's research, reporting Chinese income inequality surpasses that of the U.S.
Apr 29, 2014
"The income gap between the rich and poor in China has surpassed that of the U.S. and is among the widest in the world[...]
Link to:The Ford School welcomes Ambassador Richard Boucher as Winter 2014 Towsley Foundation Policymaker in Residence
Jan 16, 2014
The Ford School community is delighted to welcome Ambassador Richard Boucher as the Towsley Foundation Policymaker in[...]
Link to:Potter interviewed in New York Times on growing risk of terrorism in China
Oct 31, 2013
Following the explosion in Tiananmen Square on October 28th, which Beijing police have labeled a terrorist attack, Phil[...]

Videos

Related Past Events

Dec
01
Free and open to the public. About the lecture: U.S.-China relations are, once again, at a turning point. Among the[...]
2016 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Feb
21
Speaker: Christian M. Castro , Director, Office of Multilateral Affairs, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, Department of State About the Speaker: Christian Castro assumed duties as Director of the Office of Multilateral Affairs (EAP/MLA) in the State Department's Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs in August 2011. His office is in charge of U.S. multilateral engagement in East Asia, focusing on U.S.
2014 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Jan
18
Free and open to the public. About the talk The more a country depends on aid, the more distorted are its incentives to manage its own development in sustainably beneficial ways. Cambodia, a post-conflict state that cannot refuse aid, is rife with trial-and-error donor experiments and their unintended results, including bad governance—a major impediment to rational economic growth.
2013 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Jan
17
Free and open tot he public. About the Film Telling the story of his family's escape from the Khmer Rouge, End/Beginning: Cambodia was commissioned by Channel News Asia (based out of Singapore and broadcasting all over Asia) after the 6-minute TED Talk in 2009 by Sophal Ear, Assistant Professor, Naval Postgraduate School. It has been broadcast a dozen times in 2011 and 2012 on CNA throughout Asia. In 2012, the film won a Gold World Medal in History & Society at the 55th New York Festival International Television and Films Awards.
2013 - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Sep
24
Ford Policy Union
Free and open to the public. Screening of Death by China will begin after the debate in the same room. About the event In this inaugural Ford Policy Union debate, Peter Navarro, the director and producer of the movie Death by China, will argue China's unfair trade and membership in the World Trade Organization are the primary causes of job losses and weak growth in the United States.
2012 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Related Faculty/Staff

John Ciorciari
Associate Professor of Public Policy; Director, International Policy Center
Email:
johncior@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6947