The Rise of China: Political and Economic Implications

The lecture was held on Nov. 6, 2006 in the Larry Walker Room of Rusk Hall and was published in the Dean Rusk Center Occasional Papers Series.

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In November, former Hong Kong Solicitor-General Daniel R. Fung addressed a diverse audience of more than 150 UGA students, faculty and other guests as the distinguished speaker for the inaugural Willson Center – Dean Rusk Center Annual Lecture. Drawing on past experience and the insights he gained as a national delegate to the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, the principal advisory body to the People’s Republic of China (PRC), Fung provided his view of the political and economic challenges surrounding China’s new global role.

fung.pdf (154 kB)
Former Solicitor-General Shares Insights on the Rise of China, The Advocate, Fall 2006/Winter 2007, Vol. 41, No. 1

fungpressrelease.pdf (7 kB)
Former Solicitor General of Hong Kong to Speak at Dean Rusk Center, Press Release, 10/30/06