First lecture set in series on China
Posted February 14, 2008; 11:12 a.m.
Political economist Fei-ling Wang will present a talk titled "The Rise of China and Its Implications" at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, in 16 Robertson Hall. It is the first lecture in a series hosted by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Princeton-Harvard China and the World Program.
Wang is a professor at the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs at the Georgia Institute of Technology. His research interests include comparative and international political economy, U.S.-East Asian relations, and East Asia and China studies. He has published six books in English and Chinese, the most recent of which is "Organization Through Division and Exclusion: China's Hukou System."
Wang previously taught at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, was an adjunct/honorary professor of the Renmin University of China and Anhui Normal University in China, and was a Fulbright Professor at Yonsei University in Korea.
The Princeton-Harvard China and the World Program, founded in 2005, provides fellowships to young scholars who study both China and foreign affairs. The program encourages research on neglected or inadequately studied problems in Chinese foreign relations.