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Stephen Biegun - International Diplomacy Challenges: North Korea

Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun discusses U.S. policy and strategy for achieving the denuclearization of North Korea and the transformation of U.S.-North Korean relations. September 13, 2019. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #video #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Asia ​​​​​​


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US-China Environment and Sustainability Forum

School for Environment and Sustainability to host the US-China Environment and Sustainability Forum, a detailed look at the environmental progress made by both countries and the work that still needs to be done. #60+mins #Environment/Sustainability #Lecture #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Environment/Sustainability #GovernmentandPolitics #ClimateSciences #ClimateChange #Asia #Global

 10-01-2019 | 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET


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The Hong Kong Protests: Conversation and Implications for Social Work

Join the School of Social Work for this open discussion on the youth-led Hong Kong Protests against Chinese control of the state. The "like water" leadership tactics and the implications of these tactics will be discussed. #60+mins #SocialWork #Lecture #schoolofsocialwork #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Asia #SocialCampaigns #SocialWork

 09-11-2019 | 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM ET


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US-China Trade War Could Raise Unemployment Rates

U-M Economics Professors Christopher House and Linda Tesar find that China's increased tariffs on U.S. exported goods, a response to U.S. raising tariffs on Chinese imports, will cause a 0.2-0.7% raise in unemployment. July 25, 2019. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Business #Government/Politics #Economics #Policy #Career #Asia #ChristopherHouse #LindaTesar


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In Conversation: Copies and Creativity in East Asian Art

University of Michigan Museum of Art presents a discussion on the "Copies and Creativity in East Asian Art" exhibition, featuring burial goods, Buddhist sculptures, and more pieces that emphasize the imaginative interpretation of copying. #30-60mins #Lecture #Exhibit #UniversityofMichiganMuseumofArt #Arts/Culture #Society #ArtandDesign #History #Asia

 08-18-2019 | 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM ET


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Community Forest Management Reduces Both Deforestation and Poverty in Nepal, New Study Shows

School for Environment and Sustainability researcher Arun Agrawal co-authors a study focusing on community-based initiatives to combat deforestation in Nepal, all while allowing these communities to conserve resources and minimize environmental degradation. May 3, 2019. # #Environment/Sustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Poverty #Agriculture #Asia #Community #ArunAgrawal ​​​​​​​​​


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Chinese Steel and Aluminum Exports Rose in April, Undeterred by U.S. Tariffs

U-M Energy Institute Senior Economist Ellen Hughes speaks with the Here & Now about the detriment foreign tariffs have on American jobs in this podcast episode. May 8, 2018. #5-15mins #Engineering #podcast #MichiganEnergyInstitute #GovernmentandPolitics #Business #Economics #Global #Finance #Asia


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U-M Museum of Art Reopens Asian Art Conservation Lab

U-M Museum of Art opens the Asian Art Conservation Lab to provide conservation services and repair services for East Asian paintings on paper, allowing institutions and individuals to access them worldwide. November 14, 2017. # #webarticle #MichiganNews #ArtsandCulture #Museums #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtHistory #Asia


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To Slow Climate Change, India Joins the Renewable Energy Revolution

School for Environment and Sustainability Professor Arun Agrawal speaks on India achieving its "Intended Nationally Determined Contribution" to the Paris Climate Agreement by significantly reducing coal use in favor of renewable energy sources. June 8, 2018. #web-article #5mins #Asia #ClimateSciences #Energy #TheConversation #EnvironmentandSustainability #ArunAgrawal ​​​​​​​​​​


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A Brief History of the Pan-Asia Alumni Reunion

The Alumni Association gives a historical description of the annual Pan-Asia Alumni Reunion, highlighting its humble beginnings to the current success in numbers and impact. April 1, 2017. #5mins #AlumniAssociation #web-article #Career #Society #Community #Asia