The International Studies Public Forum (ISPF) presents

“Asia's Rise and Global Governance”
with Miles Kahler, UC San Diego

Thursday, May 27, 2010
3:30-5:00 p.m.
Social Science Plaza A, Room 1100

Miles Kahler is Rohr Professor of Pacific International Relations at the School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS) and professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD).  From 2001 to 2005, Kahler served as interim director and founding director of the Institute for International, Comparative, and Area Studies (IICAS) at UCSD.   He has been a fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University (2007-2008) and a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York (1994-1996).  He is currently a principal consultant in the Asian Development Bank project, Institutions for Regionalism in Asia and the Pacific.
Recent publications include Networked Politics:  Agency, Power, and Governance (editor, Cornell University Press, 2009), “Network Analysis for International Relations,” (with Emilie Hafner-Burton and Alexander Montgomery, International Organization, Summer 2009), and “Global Governance Redefined,” in Andrew C. Sobel, editor, Challenges of Globalization (2009).   

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