The Future of the Asia-Pacific Region: Challenges for China, Japan, and the US

Date: 
Monday, March 7, 2011 - 5:00pm
Location: 
Gleacher Center Rm 600, 450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive

The China Law Society, The Japan Studies Committee (University of Chicago Center for East Asian Studies), and the Consulate General of Japan at Chicago PRESENT:

The Future of the Asia-Pacific Region: Challenges for China, Japan, and the US

Monday, March 7, 2011
Public Reception: 5:00 P.M.
Panel Discussion: 5:30 P.M.

University of Chicago Gleacher Center, Room 600
450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive

TRANSPORTATION TO/FROM HYDE PARK WILL BE AVAILABLE-- FREE!!
Courtesy of the University of Chicago Center for East Asian Studies

Charter Buses will be leaving from the Reynolds Club at 4:30 P.M. and returning (to the Reynolds Club) at 6:45 P.M.

The panel discussion is part of a brief cross-nation tour and brings together four experts from Japan and the United States to discuss the future of the Asia-Pacific region from multiple perspectives, including politics, society, and law.

Panel Participants

Daniel Abebe, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Chicago
Tom Ginsburg, Professor of Law, University of Chicago
Tomoo Marukawa, Professor, Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo
Kay Shimizu, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Columbia University

This event is free and open to the public, but reservations are recommended.

Please RSVP at 773-702-8647 or tcouch@uchicago.edu
(Please do it, even if you're just THINKING of attending!)

Faculty: 
Daniel Abebe
Faculty: 
Tom Ginsburg