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

April 8, 2014

The ‘History Problem’

April 23, 2014

My Fight for a New Taiwan: One Woman's Journey from Prison to Power

April 25, 2014

Culture and Everyday Life in North Korea

The Curl Ideas to wrap your mind around

How Do You Make a Memorable First Impression?

You have less than 30 seconds to make a good first impression. Julia McNamara '96 tells you how.

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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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3 Steps to Board Membership

A board position brings prestige, influence, and power. Speakers at a recent Columbia Business School alumni event offered tips on getting a seat at the table.

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A New Look at Culture and Its Influence on Individuals and Organizations

New research from Columbia Business School professor introduces “Polyculturalism” 

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Hershey Buys Jon Sebastiani’s Krave Jerky

In an agreement estimated to be worth $200–300 million, chocolate giant Hershey has acquired Krave, a company founded by Jon Sebastiani ’12 that makes all-natural, uniquely flavored meat jerky.

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Hello, Financial Sector? Earth Is Calling.

The director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University explains why it’s in financiers’ own best interest to combat climate change.

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When It Comes to an Opening Number, Sometimes the Best Bargaining Move Is to Offer Two

New research from Columbia Business School challenges the conventional wisdom offered by a generation of negotiation scholars

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Lord Laidlaw Donates $2 Million for Scholarships

The gift supplements need-based scholarships and increases travel opportunities.

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The Surprising Secret of Successful Negotiation

Forget what you thought you knew. Letting the other party make the first offer doesn't always pay.

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