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The APEC Study Center draws upon a strong core faculty of Asia and discipline specialists within Columbia University: Columbia Business School (CBS), the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), the School of Law, Barnard College, and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Many are also affiliated with the Weatherhead East Asian Institute (WEAI).


Merit E. Janow
International Economic Law and International Affairs
Program in International Finance and Economic Policy, School of International and Public Affairs

Hugh Patrick
R.D. Calkins Professor of International Business Emeritus
Columbia Business School
Center on Japanese Economy and Business


Faculty Affiliates

Charles Armstrong, Korea Foundation Associate Professor of Korean Studies in the Social Sciences, Department of History; Director, Center for Korean Research, SIPA; Core Faculty, WEAI

David Beim, Professor of Professional Practice, Department of Finance and Economics, CBS

Jagdish Bhagwati, University Professor, Economics and Law

Gerald Curtis, Burgess Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, Columbia University; Director, Toyota Research Program, WEAI

Carol Gluck, George Sansom Professor of Japanese History, SIPA; Director, WEAI Publications Program, WEAI

Glenn Hubbard, Dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics, CBS

Xiaobo Lu, Professor of Political Science, Barnard College; Core Faculty, WEAI

Curtis Milhaupt, Fuyo Professor of Japanese Law; Parker Professor of Comparative Corporate Law; Vice Dean; Director, Center for Japanese Legal Studies, CLS; Core Faculty, WEAI and CJEB

Ann Marie Murphy, Associate Professor, John C. Whitehead School of Diplomacy, Seton Hall University; Adjunct Research Scholar, WEAI

Andrew Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, SIPA; Core Faculty, WEAI

Joseph E. Stiglitz, University Professor of International Affairs, Economics and Finance, CBS, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and SIInitiative for Policy Dialogue; Core Faculty, CJEB

Shang-Jin Wei, N.T. Wang Professor of Chinese Business and Economy, Department of Finance and Economics; Director, The Jerome A. Chazen Institute of International Business, CBS

David E. Weinstein, Carl S. Shoup Professor of the Japanese Economy, Department of Economics; Associate Director for Research, CJEB; Core Faculty, WEAI

Madeleine Zelin, Dean Lung Professor of Chinese Studies, Departments of History and East Asian Languages and Cultures, WEAI; Director, Columbia East Asian National Resource Center

Contact Us

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

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