Join the Long US-China Institute for a dual book launch, featuring two recently-published books by UCI faculty on contemporary China. The event will showcase Wang Feng's China's Age of Abundance: Origins, Ascendance, and Aftermath (Cambridge University Press) and Ji Li's Negotiating Legality: Chinese Companies in the US Legal System (Cambridge University Press). Both authors will introduce their books and then participate in a moderated Q&A. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Light refreshments will be served.
Wang Feng is a professor of sociology at UC Irvine who has written more than 100 articles and 11 books exploring China’s history, society, and demographic changes. He was recently awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, which he will use to complete a new book on the politics of policymaking in China, using the case of China’s one-child policy. Read an interview about China's Age of Abundance here
Ji Li is the John & Marilyn Long Professor of US-China Business and Law at UC Irvine. Professor Li’s teaching and scholarship explore a broad range of topics including Chinese law and politics, international business transactions, contracts, comparative law, and empirical legal studies. He is also the author of The Clash of Capitalisms? Chinese Companies in the United States (Cambridge University Press, 2018).

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