China Center 2022-2023 Lecture Series on Urbanization, Well-being, and Public Policy: China from Comparative Perspectives
September 29, 2022
The Columbia China Center for Social Policy will hold its 2022-2023 Lecture Series on the theme of “Urbanization, Well-being, and Public Policy: China from Comparative Perspectives” This series covers a wide range of topics related to COVID-19 and is co-sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute. All lectures are free and open to the public.
Details of the Lecture Series can be found below as well as on the respective event pages.
Clifton R. Emery, Associate Professor of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong will give a lecture about Maltreatment through Polyvictimization: Evidence from the Salar Ethnic Group in Qinghai, China.
Xiaojin Chen, Associate Professor of Sociology, Tulane University, will present on Internalizing and Externalizing Behavior Among Left-behind Children in Rural China.
Shuang Lu, Assistant Professor of Social Work, The University of Hong Kong, will give a lecture on Villagers in the City: Chinese Migrant Youth Amidst Urbanization.
Alfred M. Wu, Associate Professor of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, will share the topic about Public Attitudes Towards Social Spending: Evidence from Hong Kong and Singapore.
Qiaobing Wu, Associate Professor of Social Policy, Hong Kong Polytechnic University will share new findings on Youth Identity in Hong Kong.