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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


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Queen of Quant

U-M alumni Qiao Duan shares her experience coming to U-M from a small, remote village in China, her challenges, and how she has found success in her passions. October 1, 2017. #5mins #AlumniAssociation #web-article #Society #Career #Asia #Finance #Career #Mathematics #QiaoDuan


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Two New Publications Focused on Coding Variants Illuminate Genes Involved in Blood Lipid Levels

Michigan Medicine Department of Human Genetics Associate Professor Cristen Willer authors two publications in Nature Genetics concerning variants, explaining for about 1/3 of the lipid loci in Europeans, but seeing different variants in East Asians. October 31, 2017. #CristenWiller #60+mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Science #Genetics #Asia #Disease


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Strategic Human Resource Planning - Hong Kong 11/04/19-11/08/19

The School of Business will host The Michigan Strategic Human Resource Planning program in Asia to prepare Human Resource managers and professionals to implement successful HR strategies.Dick Beatty, Bill Joyce #DickBeatty #BillJoyce #60+mins #Business #In-PersonCourse #MichiganRossExecutiveEducation #Society #Relationships #Asia #HumanResources ​​

 11-04-2019 08:00 AM - 11-08-2019 05:00 PM CST