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On Tuesday, September 04, 2013, the Asan Institute for Policy Studies held the 8th Asan China Inji Lecture (峨山中國仁智講座) with Chu Yun-han, President of the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation.

In a presentation titled, “Assessing the Global Significance of China’s Rise,” Professor Chu discussed the impact of China’s rise on neighboring countries and the international community at large. Following the presentation, Professor Lee Jiyong of the Korea National Diplomatic Academy and Professor Chun Kalim of Hoseo University served as discussants.

Chu Yun-han is distinguished research fellow of the Institute of Political Science at Academia Sinica and professor of political science at National Taiwan University. He serves concurrently as president of Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange. He was a visiting associate professor at Columbia University in 1990-1991. He served as director of programs of the Institute for National Policy Research, Taiwan’s leading independent think tank, from 1989 to 1999. Prof. Chu specializes in politics of Greater China, East Asian political economy and democratization. He has been the coordinator of Asian Barometer Survey, a regional network of survey on democracy, governance and development covering more than seventeen Asian countries. Prof. Chu received his Ph. D. in political science from the University of Minnesota and joined the faculty of National Taiwan University in 1987.

Date / Time: Tuesday, September 04, 2013, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Venue: Conference Room (2F), The Asan Institute for Policy Studies