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October 1, 2002

Jae Ho Chung
Visiting Fellow
Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies (CNAPS)
The Brookings Institution
Washington, D C

Associate Professor
Department of International Relations
Seoul National University
Seoul, Republic of Korea

to speak on

China's Reform at Twenty:
A Mid-Term Appraisal and Challenges Ahead


ICAS Fall Symposium: Humanity, Peace and Security
October 11, 2002 12:00 NN - 5:45 PM
U S Senate Russell Office Building Room 418
Capitol Hill, Washington, D C 20510

Dear Friend:

We are pleased to share with you that Jae Ho Chung will speak on China's Reform at Twenty: A Mid-Term Appraisal and Challenges Ahead at the ICAS Fall Symposium on October 11, 2002 in Washington D C.

Jae Ho Chung of Republic of Korea is Associate Professor in Seoul National University's Department of International Relations and currently CNAPS Fellow at the Brookings Institution for 2002-3. Jae Ho has worked previously as Assistant Professor in the Division of Social Sciences at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and as Visiting Fellow at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. A specialist in Chinese politics, especially center-province relations and Sino-Korean relations, he is Founding Coordinator of the Korean Association of Chinese Political Studies (KACPS) and Editor of the KACPS Newsletter. He sits on the editorial committees of several scholarly journals such as China: An International Journal, China Perspectives, and Provincial China: Research, News, and Analysis. Dr Chung has authored, among other works, Central Control and Local Discretion in China: Leadership and Implementation during Post-Mao Decollectivization (Oxford University Press, 2000); The Korean-American Alliance and the “Rise of China” ( Stanford University, 1999); China's Reform and Opening, 1980-2000 (Seoul, Kachi, 2002); "South Korea Between Eagle and Dragon: Perceptual Ambivalence and Strategic Dilemma," (Asian Survey, Vol. 41, No. 5, 2001); and "Falungong, Internet, and the Politics of Internal Control," Korean Journal of Political Science (Vol. 35, No. 3, Fall 2001, in Korean). Jae Ho received a B.A. from Seoul National University, an M.A. from Brown University, and his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 1993. His main study topic in 2002-2003 is "How America Views South Korea-China Bilateralism."

Thank you.


Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President

ICAS Fellow