Monthly Archives: October 2013

Japan 101 Event: Quantitative and Qualitative Monetary Easing

USJI and the US-Asia Institute present  a JAPAN 101 FORUM   QUANTITATIVE & QUALITATIVE MONETARY EASING (QQE) Seven months have passed since the Bank of Japan started its renewed efforts to combat deflation under the new policy framework, called “quantitative and qualitative … Continue reading

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Punishment or Revenge? Russian Law Requires Terrorists to Compensate their Victims

On October 25, 2013, President Putin introduced a new law in the lower house of the Russian legislature requiring terrorists to compensate victims for damage inflicted by their terrorist activities.  The new law amended the Criminal Code and the Federal … Continue reading

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Resource for Asian Studies: The Asian Studies Wire

Subscribe to the Asian Studies Wire to receive news on upcoming events, multimedia updates, and other resources from the Asian Studies Program at Georgetown University. Website: The Asian Studies Wire provides you information of recent events on Asia, arranged by … Continue reading

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Job opening: Great Britain China Centre

The Great Britain China Centre has a full time opening for Deputy Director. Please see the below description from the site. “The Great Britain–China Centre is seeking a Deputy Director to develop its partnership project work in China in the … Continue reading

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Water Pollution Crisis in China

Edited by Huiyu Yin I. “Dead Pigs” Incident In the early March, thousands of dead pigs were found in Huangpu River in Shanghai. By March 19th, the total number had reached 10,164. Xinhua, a Chinese state press, reported later that … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Program Officer based in Beijing, ABA Rule of Law Initiative

Source: China Development Brief,   American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative Opening for Program Officer for Environmental Law and Civil Society Programs Beijing, China, September 2013 The American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI) is a public … Continue reading

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