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Why Has Economic Development Not Led to Democratization in China?
LUNCH 11:30 a.m. LECTURE 12:00 p.m. Parents Dining Room

Minxin Pei's research focuses on democratization in developing countries, economic reform and governance in China, and U.S.-China relations as a Senior Associate in the China Program at the Carnegie Endowment of International Peace.
He received his B.A. in English from Shanghai International Studies University, Master of Fine Arts in creative writing from the University of Pittsburgh, and his Ph.D. in political science from Harvard University. Dr. Pei taught at Harvard, Princeton, Davidson College, University of Pittsburgh, and Shanghai International Studies University. His most recent publication is China's Trapped Transition: The Limits of Developmental Autocracy (2006).

Please join us for Dr. Pei's luncheon lecture which is sponsored by the Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies.

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