Asia Program



Islamic Charities and Human Security in Pakistan

May 12, 2010 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Christopher Candland, Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow; Commentator Madiha Waris Qureshi, Editor, Columbia Books

Pipeline Politics in Asia

May 04, 2010 // 9:00am5:00pm

Establishing Political Legitimacy in Afghanistan

April 15, 2010 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Thomas J. Barfield, Professor of Anthropology, Boston University; J. Alexander Thier, Director for Afghanistan and Pakistan, United States Institute of Peace (commentator); William Wood, Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan (commentator)

Greater China? Migration and Chinese Transnational Communities

April 14, 2010 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Philip Kuhn, Harvard University; Sara Friedman, Wilson Center Fellow, Indiana University; Vanessa Fong, Harvard University; Kenneth J. Guest, City University of New York

Empowering Faculty and Transforming Education in Pakistan

April 07, 2010 // 11:00am12:30pm
Sabiha Mansoor, Pakistan Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, and Professor and Dean, School of Education, Beaconhouse National University, Pakistan; Parag Khanna, Director, Global Governance Initiative, and Senior Research Fellow, American Strategy Program, New America Foundation (commentator); Hamid Kizilbash, Principal Research Analyst, American Institutes for Research (commentator)

China: The Pessoptimist Nation

March 29, 2010 // 4:00pm5:15pm
William A. Callahan, Professor of International Politics, University of Manchester; Co-director, British Inter-university China Centre

Finding Dollars and Sense: Burma's Economic Dilemmas

March 24, 2010 // 2:30pm5:30pm
Bradley Babson, Independent Consultant; Ken MacLean, Clark University; Morten B. Pedersen, Australia National University; Sean Turnell, Macquarie University (Australia)

"Keep on Saving": How Other Nations Forged Cultures of Thrift When America Didn't

March 16, 2010 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Sheldon Garon, Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center, and Dodge Professor of History and East Asian Studies, Princeton University

Two Democracies: Defining the Essence of India-U.S. Partnership

March 15, 2010 // 2:00pm3:00pm
Her Excellency Nirupama Rao, Foreign Secretary, Republic of India

The Elephant at Sea: India's Maritime Strategy

March 09, 2010 // 2:00pm4:30pm
Arun Prakash, Chairman, National Maritime Foundation (New Delhi); Siddharth Srivastava, Independent Journalist (New Delhi); Andrew C. Winner, Professor, Strategic Research Department, U.S. Naval War College



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