Thursday, Oct 26, 2006
Taylor Fravel, an assistant professor of political science at MIT and a 2006-2007 PHCWP fellow at Harvard, presented his research on “China’s Use of Force in Territorial Disputes” at the Woodrow Wilson School on 26 October 2006. Fravel explained why China used force in 6 of its overall 23 territorial disputes.
Thursday, Sep 21, 2006
Avery Goldstein, chair and professor of the Department of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania, presented his new book, Rising to the Challenge: China’s Grand Strategy and International Security (Stanford University Press, 2006), at the PHCWP’s speaker series on 21 September 2006.
Sunday, Sep 17, 2006
Injoo Sohn, a 2006-2007 PHCWP fellow at Princeton, presented a paper entitled “East Asia’s Counterweight Strategy: Asian Financial Cooperation and Evolving International Monetary Order” at the G-24 technical group meeting during the IMF/World Bank annual meetings in Singapore on 13-14 September 2006.
Friday, Jun 30, 2006
Xu Xin, a 2005-2007 PHCWP fellow at Princeton, was invited to deliver a speech on “The Beijing Olympics and China’s Contested National Identity,” at the 41st Otago Foreign Policy School under the theme, “Sport and Foreign Policy in a Globalizing World,” at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand on 23-26 June 2006.
Monday, Mar 6, 2006
The White House and the U.S. State Department have selected Thomas Christensen, Princeton professor of politics and international affairs, as deputy assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs with responsibility for China, Taiwan and Mongolia.


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