Griffith Asia Institute

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Deng Xiaoping and China's Foreign Policy

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Deng Xiaoping and China's Foreign Policy

This presentation will focus on Professor Ronald Keith's 2018 Routledge, London book publication, Deng Xiaoping and China's Foreign Policy which is the sequel to the earlier Macmillan/St. Martin's publication, The Diplomacy of Zhou Enlai. Professor Keith will elaborate on why Deng can be regarded as having one of the most sophisticated and constructive foreign policies of the twentieth century.
Perspectives:Asia -The future of Chinese leadership in the global economy

Perspectives:Asia -The future of Chinese leadership in the global economy

As China's relative economic position has continued to rise, it has also sought a growing role in global economic governance. Join Professor Cameron Thies, Director of the School of Politics and Global Studies, Arizona State University at the 17 May Perspectives:Asia seminar as he discusses the political and economic implications of Chinese aspirations?
Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Conflicting, Competing and Ambiguous Values in Contemporary Chinese Society

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Conflicting, Competing and Ambiguous Values in Contemporary Chinese Society

In this presentation, Adjunct Professor David Schak will focus identify some values in Chinese culture that are not part of the Chinese Great Tradition virtues and discuss the behaviour that they engender.
Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Growth fetishism and the future of work: Implications for India

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Growth fetishism and the future of work: Implications for India

In this presentation, Adjunct Professor Yan Islam will focus on growrth fetishism and the future of work as well as the implcations for India. For example: Can India continue to grow at rapid rates in the 21st century? What is the likely impact on the Indian labour market of the adoption and diffusion of new technology?
Griffith Asia Institute Seminar: Urban housing challenges in China

Griffith Asia Institute Seminar: Urban housing challenges in China

In this presentation, Dr Zhi Liu will provide an overview of the urban housing challenges in China. Dr Liu will discuss the structural issues in the housing market development of the last 15 years. It touches upon the issues of land policy, municipal finance, financial sector, and affordable housing policy. It will also discuss the current housing sector reform and the way forward.
Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Regionalism versus Resource Nationalism in Asia - Lessons of the China Factor in Mongolia and Pakistan

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Regionalism versus Resource Nationalism in Asia - Lessons of the China Factor in Mongolia and Pakistan

In this presentation, Dr Saleem Ali will discuss the ways in which China as the dominant hegemonic neighbour to both Mongolia and Pakistan has impacted the investment of Western resource firms in Asia.