The AIIB and the Future of the Global Economic Order: Myth and Reality

Sponsor: Centre for Chinese Research, the Institute of Asian Research
Place: Multipurpose Room, Liu Institute for Global Issues, 6476 NW Marine Drive, The University of British Columbia
Type: Seminar
Dates: Thursday, Sep 17, 2015 to Thursday, Sep 17, 2015
Time: 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

About the Event: 
Dr. Sohn will argue that, to avoid overdependence on existing global institutions, East Asia has been pursuing a counterweight strategy by developing regional supplements without antagonizing key players outside the region. He will also identify key factors that may shape the future development of the AIIB and international monetary order. 
About the Speaker: 

Dr. Injoo Sohn is an associate professor in the Department of Politics and Public Administration at the University of Hong Kong. Trained as a political scientist and specialist on East Asia, Dr. Sohn’s research interests include Asian regional integration, Chinese foreign policy, and global economic governance.


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