China Center's 2019-2020 Annual Lecture Series Spring Events

February 14, 2020

The Columbia China Center for Social Policy will host the 2020 Spring Lecture Series. 

The 2020 Spring Events is part of the 2019-2020 Lecture Series on the theme of Using Scientific Evidence to Address Social Challenges in China. The lecture series is co-organized by Center director Qin Gao and faculty Yao Lu and Jinyu Liu. The lecture series is also a celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute (WEAI) and is cosponsored by WEAI.

Details of the Spring Events can be found below as well as the event pages for each lecture. All lectures are free and open to all.

  1. Improving Quality of Long-term Care in China, by Bei Wu, Dean’s Professor in Global Health, Rory Meyers College of Nursing; Co-Director, NYU Aging Incubator, New York University. March 4, 2020, Wednesday, 12:15-1:45pm. Room C03, School of Social Work
  2. Welfare Autocrats: How Social Assistance in China Cares for its Rulers, by Jennifer Pan, Assistant Professor of Communication, Stanford University. March 26, 2020, Thursday, 12:00-1:30pm. Room C03, School of Social Work
  3. Parental Migration, Caretaking Arrangements, and Children’s Delinquency and Victimization in Rural China, by Xiaojin Chen, Associate Professor of Sociology, Tulane University. April 2, 2020, Thursday, 12:00-1:30pm. Room C03, School of Social Work
  4. Parenting Needs of Chinese Parents of Children with Autism from America, Macau, and Taiwan, by Hsu-Min Chiang, Assistant Professor of Education, University of Macau. April 10, 2020, Friday, 12:15-1:45pm. Room C03, School of Social Work
  5. China’s Age of Abundance: Population, Distribution, and Implications, by Wang Feng, Professor of Sociology, UC Irvine. April 24, Friday, 12:00-1:30pm. Room C05, School of Social Work
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