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Annual IPE Symposium 2012

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The first annual International Politics and Economics Symposium, FROM DENG TO DOLLARS: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF CHINA'S RISE was held on Friday, September 21, 2012. Three panels were held in the afternoon and a roundtable discussion in the evening.

Welcome by Ronald Liebowitz, President, Middlebury College
Introduction by Erik Bleich, Middlebury College
Director of International Politics and Economics

Panel One: Deng and the Remaking of China
by Ezra Vogel, Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences Emeritus, Harvard University
Moderator: Sarah Stroup, Political Science; 
Student Chair: Julia Deutsch ’13

Panel Two: What Exactly Is the China Model?
by Yasheng Huang, International Program Professor in Chinese Economy and Business, MIT Sloan School of Management 
Moderator: Will Pyle, Economics
Student Chair:  Cara Myers ’13

Panel Three: The China Threat: Fact or Fiction
by Scott Rozelle, Helen F. Farnsworth Senior Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University
Moderator: Jessica Teets, Political Science
Student Chair: Kathryn DeSutter ’13

Roundtable Discussion
Ezra Vogel, Yasheng Huang, and Scott Rozelle 
Chair: Erik Bleich, Director, International Politics and Economics

Program in International Politics & Economics

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