You are here

2012

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

Challenges and Prospects of the Korean Economy

7 November 2012

Speaker: Hiwhoa Moon, President, Chungmu Forum; Adjunct Professor of Economics, GSIS, Korea University.  Moderator:  Sue Mi Terry, Senior Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian Institute. Professor Moon noted that major issues for South Korea’s economy include job creation and recovery of past growth momentum.  He sees a gloomy forecast for the near future due to the ongoing crisis in Europe, but the medium-term and long-term outlooks depend on the ability of the government to strategize effectively in such an environment. Co-sponsored with The Weatherhead East Asian Institute

 


 

The Politics of Deepening Economic Reform and the Role of the State in China

Wednesday, 28 March 2012

Jean-Francois Huchet, Professor, School of China Studies, National Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilizations
 
 

The Rivalry Between China and Japan for the Economic and Strategic Leadership in Asia

Wednesday, 29 February 2012
Co-sponsors: The Alliance Program, The Weatherhead East Asian Institute, and the Center on Japanese Economy and Business
Claude Meyer, Associate Professor of International Economics, Sciences Po, Paris; Senior Fellow, GEM-Sciences-Po

 

 

China's Labor Practices in Zambia

Monday, 27 February 2012 Co-sponsors: The Weatherhead East Asian Institute and the Institute of African Studies 
Phelim Kine, Senior Asia Researcher, Human Rights Watch
Matt Wells, Africa Researcher, Human Rights Watch
 
 

Impact of the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act on Foreign Businesses: the Thai Experience

Thursday, 26 January 2012
Speaker: Medhi Krongkaew, Commissioner, National Anti-Corruption Commission of Thailand
Moderator: Hugh Patrick, Director, CJEB
 
 

 

Contact Us

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

Just In Time for Veterans Day: Iraq War Veteran Ed Reynolds '16 Named Inaugural Recipient of Bernard Gray Fellowship

Ed Reynolds '16 is the first recipient of the Bernard Gray Fellowship.

Read More >

Private Equity in India: An Insider's View

Vishal Bakshi '00, managing director of principal investments in India for Goldman Sachs, opens up about the thorny world of private equity in a country dominated by family-owned businesses.

Read More >

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

Read More >

Power Isn't Enough: Study Reveals the Missing Link for Effective Leadership

New research from Columbia Business School shows that powerful leaders fail to listen properly and take others’ accounts into perspective, jeopardizing the impact they could have

Read More >

How Can You Be Entrepreneurial in Any Organization?

Vince Ponzo '03 demystifies the entrepreneurial mindset.

Read More >

“Lean Startup” Innovation — Not Just for Startups

"Lean startup" methodology has a place in established enterprises as well as startups, says Columbia Business School instructor Bob Dorf.

Read More >

Ebola and Global Inequality

The ebola crisis is a stark reminder of the downside of globalization, says Columbia Business School's resident Nobel laureate.

Read More >

Students Pitch Their Startups at the Fall Venture Fair 2014

Columbia Business School students pitched their startups at the 2014 Fall Venture Fair.

Read More >

Stef Wertheimer, Founder of ISCAR, Awarded 2014 Deming Cup

Stef Wertheimer, founder of ISCAR, Ltd., is the recipient of the prestigious 2014 Deming Cup for operational excellence.

Read More >