Establishing Relationships Throughout the Region

The APEC Study Center at Columbia University enhances the School's rich tradition of research and teaching on the Asia Pacific region by serving as the focal point of study on issues of economic importance for the region.

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A Leading Center for Research

Columbia University has long been a leading center for the study of China and Japan, with one of the oldest and most highly regarded programs of study in these areas, including one of the nation's largest concentrations of specialists in East Asian affairs.

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APEC Learning

A number of courses taught at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) and School of Business (CBS) are relevant to the APEC Study Center because of the combination of their substantive and country-specific or regional focus.

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APEC Study Center at Columbia University
Columbia University, 3022 Broadway
2M-9 Uris Hall
New York, NY 10027-7004
212-854-3976

Events

March 23, 2015

From Nationalism to Globalism: Toward a Korean History Narrative Beyond Ideological Contention

March 25, 2015

Dealing in Desire: Asian Ascendancy, Western Desire, and the Hidden Currencies of Global Sex Work

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Attendance at Reunion 2015 Sets New Record

A record-breaking 2,500 alumni, guests, faculty and staff members, and students attended this year’s Reunion Weekend, which took place April 17–19.

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The Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship

Your former classmate might be the perfect business partner.

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Columbia Business School Professor Predicts How Changes in Banking Laws Could Fuel Emerging Economies of Tomorrow

New research tracks emerging countries’ economics activity after law changes and finds a boost in access to credit; increase in employment rate; increase in productivity and sales for firms

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How India Can Build Infrastructure

Rajiv Lall, executive chairman of the Infrastructure Development Corp. in India, says public/private partnerships won’t cut it.

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Eight Controversial Practices in the New Stock Market

New Research from Columbia Business School Makes Recommendations on How Regulators Should Intervene—If At All

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Executive in Residence Jack Mitchell: Hug Your Customers

At Mitchells Family of Stores, a three-generation family clothing business, knowing the customer is the modus operandi.

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Damon Phillips to Serve as Co-Director of Tamer Center

In his new role, Professor Phillips will lead research and curriculum, as well as develop connections and support, for the Tamer Center.

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The New CFO

CFOs like Tracey Travis ’86 of Estée Lauder do radically different jobs today than they did just 10 years ago.

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Asia’s Multilateralism

The United States should welcome the creation of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank — but it doesn’t, says Joseph E. Stiglitz.

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