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The Challenges of China's ICT Policies

February 2, 2010

Since the inception of reform and opening-up thirty years ago, China has established a record of astonishing economic achievements and is, or will soon be, surpassing Japan as the world's second...

A Typological Analysis of Democratic Legitimacy: the Asian Cases

February 1, 2010

This is a CDDRL special seminar within our Democracy in Taiwan Program.

Liberation Through Interconnection

January 29, 2010

AbstractOne of the biggest themes of the 21st century is interconnection -- specifically, the interconnection of people and data.  These interconnections can change everything about how we see the...

Grassroots Empowerment: Can Models from India Spark a Revolution in Healthcare Delivery in China?

January 14, 2010

In the four years since a State Council think tank, the Development Research Center, bluntly declared the failure of three decades of healthcare reform, China has placed a high political priority...

FrontlineSMS:Medic - Democratizing mHealth for the Developing World on Their Terms Not Ours

October 1, 2009

FrontlineSMS:Medic is a Palo Alto based tech nonprofit startup that began in early 2009 with several Stanford undergraduates and graduate students at the helm.

Prescribing Cultures and Pharmaceutical Policy in the Asia-Pacific: A Book Launch Event

September 23, 2009

Pharmaceutical policies are interlinked globally, yet deeply rooted in local culture.

Changes in Taiwan's Cigarette Market After the US Forced It Open

April 23, 2009

The stated purpose of the Trade Act of 1974 was to promote free trade. Section 301 authorized the U.S.

The Tamogami Affair: History and Security in Northeast Asia

March 13, 2009

Reckoning with the Past:  Truth, Justice and Reconciliation in Asia Is it possible to come to terms with the violent past and foster reconciliation with former foes, what are the obstacles and how...

Regional Security Dynamics in Northeast Asia: Seoul's Perspective and Equities

February 6, 2009

As the new year begins, the administration of ROK President Lee Myung-bak faces an unusually complex and rapidly evolving regional security landscape as he seeks to craft a strategy that...

Is Asia Still Rising? Repercussions Of Recession

January 21, 2009

Asia’s economies have been hard hit by the current global financial crisis, despite in most cases enjoying strong macroeconomic fundamentals and stable financial systems.  Early hopes were that the...

Film and War Memories in Asia: Letters From Iwo Jima (film screening)

December 5, 2008

This is the final in a series of 4 film screening which will be followed by a discussion with director Clint Eastwood.

Divided Lenses: Film and War Memory in Asia

December 5, 2008

The Walter H.

Film and War Memories in Asia: Yamato (film screening)

November 21, 2008

This is the second phase of a three year research effort to compare the formation of the divided memories in Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan and the United States.  We will conduct a comparative...

Film and War Memories in Asia: Blue Swallow (film screening)

November 14, 2008

This is the second phase of a three year research effort to compare the formation of the divided memories in Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan and the United States.  We will conduct a comparative...

Film and War Memories in Asia: Devils on the Doorstep (film screening)

November 7, 2008

This is the second phase of a three year research effort to compare the formation of the divided memories in Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan and the United States.  We will conduct a comparative...

Taiwan and China: Exploring the Limits of Economic Integration

October 29, 2008

This is a CDDRL seminar within our Democracy in Taiwan Program. Cliff Tan is Consulting Professor and formerly Visiting Scholar at the Stanford Center for International Development.

Asia and America After November: U.S. policy towards Asia in the Next Administration

October 28, 2008

A dialogue with Amb. Jeffrey Bader and Dan Blumenthal, senior advisors on Asia policy to Senators Barack Obama and John McCain.The November 4th U.S.

Divided Memories: History Textbooks and the War in Asia

October 2, 2008

The Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center at Stanford University, the Center for Pacific and Asian Studies at The University of Tokyo and the Department of Area Studies at The University of...

The Taiwan Elections: Implications for the Future

May 7, 2008

This is a CDDRL's Special Seminar within our Democracy in Taiwan Program.

The European Union - entering the big league?

April 25, 2008

The European Union has been described as "an economic giant but a political pygmy".

The Laws of Others: Three Constitutionalist Responses to Interdependence

April 4, 2008

Jan-Werner Mueller's research interests include the history of modern political thought, liberalism and its critics, nationalism, and the normative dimensions of European integration.

Divided Memories: History Textbooks and the War in Asia

February 11, 2008

This international conference will examine the role of high school history textbooks in the formation of historical memory regarding the events of the Sino-Japanese and Pacific wars and their outcome.

The Governance Agenda in International Development

November 1, 2007

Francis Fukuyama is Bernard L. Schwartz Professor of International Political Economy at the Paul H.

The role of the US in global tobacco control

October 4, 2007

Less than 5% of the world's smokers live in the USA; nevertheless America plays a vital role in reducing the global tobacco epidemic.