The Impact of the Economic Crisis on Asia and the Pacific

The Impact of the Economic Crisis on Asia and the Pacific
Location:
Center for Korean Studies
Date:
April 2nd, 2009
Time:
4:30 pm

The University of Hawai`i at Mānoa School of Pacific and Asian Studies (SPAS) is launching a program, “Asia Pacific in the News.”

The inaugural presentation will feature a panel of six UH Mānoa scholars who will discuss the impact of the economic crisis on Asia and the Pacific.

The panel members are:

PACIFIC: Failautusi (Tusi) Avegallio, Director, Pacific Business Center
SOUTHEAST ASIA: Jack Suyderhoud, Professor, Financial Economics and Institutions
SOUTH ASIA: Aspy Palia, Professor, Department of Marketing
CHINA: Xiaojun Wang, Professor, Department of Economics
JAPAN: Theresa Greaney, Professor, Department of Economics
KOREA: Sang-Hyop Lee, Professor, Department of Economics

SPAS will sponsor informational presentations periodically throughout the academic year. The presentations aim to provide timely insights into newsworthy events in Asia and the Pacific.

Students, faculty and community members are welcome. On-campus parking is available for $3.

For more information, please contact: Marissa Robinson, 956-8818, jingco@hawaii.edu