Economy

2016 Apr 20

"Resourceful Things: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on Resource Exploration and Extraction in China"

Wed - Fri, Apr 20 to Apr 22, 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard-Yenching Institute, Harvard University, and Fulton Hall, Boston College

Chaired and organized by:

  • Prof. ZHANG Ling, Fairbank Center and Boston College

Co-sponsored by:

  • Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

  • Harvard China Project and Harvard Global Institute

  • Harvard-Yenching Institute

  • Boston College

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Ho on BBC Describing Economic Feasibility of Air Pollution Control

Ho on BBC Describing Economic Feasibility of Air Pollution Control

January 29, 2016

China Project economist Mun HO contrasts economic conditions in China's rust belt to that of other regions and the resulting effects on local environmental implementation. For an audio excerpt of the interview on the BBC's "The Inquiry," click here. Ho describes the challenges of unexpected economic slowdown within China and the prolonged global...

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New York Times Cites China Project Symposium and Investigation

July 14, 2014

Changing regional climate might be increasing atmospheric stagnation in northern China in winter, contributing to recent severe haze episodes. This is an area of active investigation in the atmospheric science community, both within China and beyond. It was one topic explored at a Harvard China Project symposium, "China 2035: Energy, Climate, and Development," held June 18-19 at the Harvard Center Shanghai with leading Chinese scientists, economists, and policy analysts.... Read more about New York Times Cites China Project Symposium and Investigation

2014 Apr 30

Imagining China's Future: Politics, the Economy, and Climate Change

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Science Center A, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Click here to view complete video of Kevin Rudd's April 30th public lecture in our "China 2035" series. 

KEVIN RUDD, former Prime Minister of Australia (2007-2010, 2013); former Foreign Minister of Australia (2010-2012); Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School.

This university-wide public lecture is the third in a new series titled "China 2035: Energy, Climate, and Development" co-sponsored by the Harvard China Project and the Harvard University Center for the Environment... Read more about Imagining China's Future: Politics, the Economy, and Climate Change

2014 Apr 09

China, Development, and the World Economy

3:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Science Center A, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Click here to view complete video of the interview and Q&A of Robert Zoellick by Mike McElroy on April 9 in our "China 2035" series.  

ROBERT ZOELLICK, Chairman, Goldman Sachs board of international advisors; former president, World Bank; former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State; and former U.S. Trade Representative 

This university-wide public lecture is the second in a new series titled "China 2035: Energy, Climate, and Development" co-sponsored by the Harvard China Project and the Harvard University Center for the Environment... Read more about China, Development, and the World Economy

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The Economist, China Daily Cite China Project Research, also Subject of New York Times Op-Ed

March 14, 2014

The China Daily described China Project research on carbon pricing and air pollution; The Economist cited results on the effectiveness of China's SO2 controls from our book, Clearer Skies Over China, also a subject of a New York Times op-ed by Project researchers Chris NIELSEN and Mun HO.... Read more about The Economist, China Daily Cite China Project Research, also Subject of New York Times Op-Ed

2014 Mar 11

Challenges to the Sustainability of China's Evolving Growth Model

8:00pm to 9:30pm

Location: 

Science Center C, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Click here for complete video of Mike Spence's March 11th public lecture in our "China 2035" series.

MICHAEL SPENCE, Chairman, Academic Council, Fung Global Institute; William R. Berkeley Professor of Economics and Business, New York University; Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution and Philip H. Knight Professor and Dean, Emeritus, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University; former Dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University

This university-wide public lecture is the first in a new series titled "China 2035: Energy, Climate, and Development" co-sponsored by the Harvard China Project and the Harvard University Center for the Environment... Read more about Challenges to the Sustainability of China's Evolving Growth Model

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