Is China at an Inflection Point?
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Chair: Patrick Holert, CFA
An Asian Pacific Community of Interest Group Event
An expert in Chinese politics, Minxin Pei will discuss his current thoughts on the state of China’s economic and political situation.
Minxin Pei is the Tom and Margot Pritzker Professor of Government, and Director of the Keck Center for international and Strategic Studies, at Claremont McKenna College. Additionally, he serves as an Adjunct Senior Associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. His previous positions include: Senior Associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, where he directed the China Program, and Assistant Professor at Princeton University and Davidson College. Professor Pei has authored more than 120 articles on Chinese politics and economics, as well as two books: China’s Trapped Transition: The Limits of Developmental Autocracy (2006) and From Reform to Revolution: The Demise of Communism in China and the Soviet Union (1994). He has a BA in English from Shanghai International Studies University, a Masters in Fine Arts from the University of Pittsburg, and MA and PhD degrees in Political Science from Harvard University.
Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm, lunch and refreshments to be provided.
Location: California Plaza 2
350 S. Grand Ave, ETC Room (Map)
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Methods of payment accepted: Visa/Mastercard, American Express and Discover. If you prefer to pay by check please register online and select "purchase order" as your payment option and enter your last name as the purchase order number. Mail check to: CFA Society of Los Angeles, 350 S. Grand Ave, Suite 1680, Los Angeles CA 90071.
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