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“A Capitol Hill Forum: The Economic Performance of Asia and the Pacific 2011″

Date: September 23, 2011
Location: US-Asia Institute
Speaker: Dr. Changyong Rhee, Asian Development Bank
Notes: Economic Performance of Asia and the Pacific 2011 [Briefing report]

Nov14

2017

Mine to Ours: a Global Perspective on the Shared Economy

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The US-Asia Institute hosted Mine to Ours: A Global Perspective on the Sharing Economy. For this briefing, the Institute recruited panelists from Airbnb China, the Consumer Technology Association, and Heritage Foundation and the Internet Education Foundation to discuss the benefits and challenges created by embracing a, internet-based sector of economy.Read More

21Apr

2017

USAI Hosts AirQualityAsia’s First Annual High-Level Strategy Session

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On April 20-21, along the sidelines of the 2017 World Bank Spring Meetings, AirQualityAsia convened its inaugural High-Level Strategy Session at the US-Asia Institute to discuss the issue of global economic development and its impact on air quality in developing countries in Asia. The first annual session brought together legislators and experts from the public...Read More

25Apr

2017

North Korea…What’s Next?

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A discussion on the recent developments in North Korea.Read More

Apr10

2017

CANCELLED: Russia’s Turn to the East

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A discussion on Russia's involvement in the Asia Pacific region. Read More

06Apr

2016

ADB Asian Development Outlook and the New Normal: Asia’s Economic Slowdown

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Asian Development Bank and the US-Asia Institute present: Asian Development Outlook and the New Normal: Asia’s Economic Slowdown featuring Shang-Jin Wei, Chief Economist, Asian Development Bank on Wednesday, April 13, 2016Read More

Feb2

2016

Leadership in Transition: The 2016 U.S. Elections and the Impact on Asia – Session 1

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Held on Tuesday February 2, the briefing series commenced with an overview of the U.S. administrative system and electoral processes, which contrasts with the parliamentary system adopted by many Asian countries. Read More

Feb2

2016

Leadership in Transition: The 2016 U.S. Elections and the Impact on Asia

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For Our Diplomatic Friends: A special series of off-the record briefings will be held during 2016 for Asian diplomats focused on Leadership in Transition:  The 2016 U.S. Elections and the Impact on Asia.  The first session was held on February 2, 2016. Subsequent briefings will be held every other month and will focus on various aspects of the...Read More

Sep18

2015

Japan-US Cooperation in Cyberspace

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Cyber threats are a clear and present danger around the globe. With daily news reports of cyber-attacks on government, military, private sector, and even individual information technology (IT) infrastructures, no one is immune. In Japan—which is located in what is often described as “the world’s wildest cyber region” of East Asia—the Japanese Diet passed the Cyber Security Basic Act last year and the Government of Japan has just adopted and released its new “Cyber Security Strategy”. Further, the Japanese and U.S. governmentsRead More