Fall 2013 Schedule

EAST ASIA WORKSHOP: POLITICS, ECONOMY & SOCIETY

Fall 2013 Workshop Schedule

Oct 8

“Plural Interest, Political Affiliation and Parochial Identity: Explaining Popular Approval of Local Governments in China”

Junyan Jiang

Ph.D Candidate, Department of Political Science

University of Chicago

Oct 22

“From Mono to Dual Nationality: Restructuring the Legal Boundaries of Citizenship in Japan and Korea”

Naeyun Lee

Ph.D Candidate, Department of Sociology

University of Chicago

Nov 5

“Cities and Stability: Urbanization, Redistribution and Authoritarian Resilience in China”

Jeremy Wallace

Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science

Ohio State University

Nov 19

“Mapping the Three Generations of Economic Policy Elites in China: Trajectories, Networks and Institutions (1979-2013)”

Yingyao Wang

Ph.D Candidate, Department of Sociology

Yale University

Dec 3

TBD

Rebecca Myerson

PhD Candidate, Harris School of Public Policy Studies

University of Chicago

The workshop meets on alternate Tuesdays 4:30-6pm at Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Avenue. Abstracts are available on our website: http://cas.uchicago.edu/workshops/eastasia/. Questions and comments should be addressed to the coordinator: Junyan Jiang: junyanjiang@uchicago.edu

Faculty Sponsors:

Dali Yang (Political Science), daliyang@uchicago.edu

Dingxin Zhao (Sociology), dzhao@uchicago.edu

Zheng Michael Song (Booth School of Business), Zheng.Song@chicagobooth.edu