Poverty and Inequality in Southeast Asia

Free

Poverty and Inequality in Southeast Asia Abstract The Sustainable Development Goals recognizes group based disadvantages from economic development and stresses the need to “Leave no one behind”. In this presentation, I will discuss about who is being left behind and will focus on countries in Southeast Asia. I will also expound on poverty and social […]

At 12:00 pm
SOS 103

Turkey’s Relations with China and Repercussions on Transatlantic Relations by Dr. Altay Atlı

Free

Yet Another Shift of Axis? Turkey’s Relations with China and Repercussions on Transatlantic Relations Is Turkey experiencing a shift of axis in its foreign policy? Is Ankara distancing itself from the West and getting closer with the East? These are questions that are posed time and again, especially during periods of increased tension between Turkey […]

At 4:00 pm
Z26 (CASE Building)

Book Talk: Rise of Duterte by Dr. Richard Javad Heydarian

Free

BOOK TALK – Rise of Duterte: A Populist Revolt against Elite Democracy   By Richard Javad Heydarian   The book talk draws from extensive literature on populism, democracy, and emerging markets as well as interviews with senior government officials, experts, and journalists in East Asia and beyond. It discusses the unlikely electoral success of President Rodrigo Duterte […]

At 4:00 pm
SOS 104 (CSSH Building)

Hong Kong Contemporary Dance Performance

Free

ur Dimension Spatial Dance Company – TORK Dance For the 2018 Chinese New Year, highly acclaimed dance group from Hong Kong will perform Under Skin during the University’s 25th Year Activities. The event will take place at SGKM on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 19:30pm

At 7:30 pm
SGKM Auditorium