Justin Yifu Lin is currently professor and honorary dean, National School of Development at Peking University, and vice-chairman of the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce. He was the senior vice president and chief economist of the World Bank, 2008-2012.
Contemporary China Studies
A Tale of Two Forests - Comparing the Historical Patterns of Deforestation and Conservation in the Brazilian Atlantic and Amazon Forests - 1930-2012 Free and open to all.
Abstract: The rapid religious revival and the widespread collective protests are both among the most significant social phenomena in contemporary China, and they both matter much to the stability and the sustainability of the Chinese politics.
Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies
Technology & Management Centre for Development, Dept. of International Development, Oxford University
Economics and Finance Department, Brunel University
My talk explores the poetry of Zhu Xi (1130-1200), the Song dynasty philosopher and poet whose thought and annotations on classical texts were extensively studied and received as the authoritative teaching for learners to become scholar-officials through imperial examinations over several centuri
Late Ming Chinese monks made a distinction between reading undertaken merely to broaden one’s knowledge and reading that resulted in the cultivation of the Way.
About the speaker: Jason Chen was appointed Acer Corporate President and CEO on 1st January 2014 to take up the important role of leading Acer through its corporate transformation.