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IEMS BRI Conference Session #1: Political Economy and COVID-19
19th August, Wednesday 8pm - 10:30pm HKT
Political Economy and COVID-19

8:00 – 8:30pm
To Join or Not to Join? State Ownership, Commercial Interests, and China’s Belt and Road Initiative (Ka Zeng, University of Arkansas, paper co-authored with Xiaojun Li, University of British Columbia)

8:30 – 9:00pm
It Takes Two to Tango: The Bilateral Political Economy of the Belt and Road Initiative's Implementation (Lee Jones, Queen Mary University)

9:00 – 9:30 pm
Domestic Politics of Belt and Road: From Origin to Covid (Ye Min, Boston University)

9:30 – 10:00 pm
Determinants of Chinese FDI under the Belt and Road Initiative and the Role of State-Owned Enterprises (Albert Park, HKUST)

10:00- 10:30 pm
Health Silk Road in the Era of COVID-19 (Jennifer Bouey, RAND Corporation)


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The conference is supported by the HKSAR Government Strategic Public Policy Research Scheme

Aug 19, 2020 08:00 PM in Hong Kong SAR

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