Monthly Archives: September 2012

Book Launch: Sustaining U.S.-China Cooperation in Clean Energy

Sustaining U.S.-China Cooperation in Clean Energy (Wilson Center Publication) provides a governmental and private-sector overview of the complex dynamics of competition and cooperation behind U.S. and Chinese national efforts to develop their solar, wind, and other alternative energy industries. It assesses … Continue reading

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Prof. Bhalla’s Recent book – Devaluing to Prosperity: Misaligned Currencies and Their Growth Consequences

Devaluing to Prosperity: Misaligned Currencies and Their Growth Consequences by Surjit S. Bhalla “Surjit Bhalla makes a profound and important argument about the growth process and the international monetary system. The issues he raises go back to the founding of economics … Continue reading

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Georgetown Law-Asia Kickoff Celebration September 19, 2012

Georgetown Law-Asia Kickoff Celebration Hotung 5013 September 19, 2012 Wednesday 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm  Come Meet Asian Law Faculty, Librarians   Find out about Exchange Opportunities with Asian Schools Hear about Potential Job Opportunities and Legal Externships in Asia Write for … Continue reading

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New Energy and Climate Policy Research Seminar

 “Four decades of multi-year targets in energy policy: aspirations or credible commitments?” Gregory Nemet  Gregory Nemet is an assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the La Follette School of Public Affairs and the Nelson Institute’s Center for Sustainability … Continue reading

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The SAIS China Forum on A Comparative Perspective on China’s Land Market Development by Dr. Xiaofang Shen

The SAIS China Forum Presents  Dr. Xiaofang Shen, Former Investment Climate Specialist of the World Bank, Visiting Scholar at China Studies, SAIS Untying China’s Land Knot: A Comparative Perspective on China’s Land Market Development Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 5:00-7:00 pm … Continue reading

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Food Security in Times of Climate Change and Price Volatility

Food Security in Times of Climate Change and Price Volatility September 20, 2012 2:00-4:00 PM Mortara Center (3600 N ST NW), Georgetown University Asia is home to 3.3 billion people and 1.8 billion of the world’s poor. Despite rapid economic … Continue reading

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South Korea’s Trade Policy with ROK Minister of Trade

South Korea’s Trade Policy with ROK Minister of Trade September 19, 2012 2:30-3:30 PM ICC 302-P, Georgetown University The ROK Minister of Trade, BARK Taeho, will speak on South Korea’s trade policies as well as the KORUS FTA. Dr. Taeho Bark … Continue reading

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Comparative Analysis of US Presidential System and Japanese Parliamentary System

Comparative Analysis of US Presidential System and Japanese Parliamentary System September 11, 2012 12:30-1:45 PM ICC 241, CCAS Boardroom, Georgetown University The U.S.-Japan Research Institute (USJI) and Georgetown University present this joint lecture, which will take a look at how … Continue reading

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