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The Next Generation of Urban China Research

Friday, May 8 � Saturday, May 9, 2015
Joukowsky Forum, , Watson Institute
Brown University, Providence RI

The conference is open to the public at no charge but requires advance registration. Please register through our Registration page

The Urban China Research Network (UCRN) will hold a conference at Brown University on May 8-9, 2015. UCRN is continuing its series of conferences highlighting research by doctoral students. Similar to the conference held in Albany in 2014, this conference is based on papers presented by current doctoral students -- from various countries and disciplines. A total of 13 papers have been selected competitively by the UCRN advisory board.

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Discussants for the student papers will include the following members of the UCRN advisory board:

Yanjie Bian, University of Minnesota and Xi�an Jiaotong University
Deborah Davis, Yale University
Eric Fong, University of Toronto
Youqin Huang, University at Albany
Si-ming Li, Hong Kong Baptist University
Zai Liang, University at Albany
John Logan, Brown University
Steve Messner, University at Albany
Jianfa Shen, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Kristin Stapleton, University of Buffalo
Weiping Wu, Tufts University
Ren Yuan, Fudan University
Wenhong Zhang, Shanghai University
Daming Zhou, Sun-Yat Sen University

This conference is sponsored by the Urban China Research Network, and by Brown University through the China Initiative and the Watson Institute for International Affairs.