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Monday, April 29, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019 - Lunch Program
China’s Regulatory State and Global Competition
Roselyn Hsueh

What is China’s regulatory state and what does it have to do with China’s aspiration to become a global power?  Roselyn Hsueh, associate professor of political science at Temple University and Global Order Visiting Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania,will explore the role of China’s regulatory state in its globalization strategy and implications for the current trade war, tech war, climate change, and global development.

Roselyn Hsueh is an associate professor of political science at Temple University and a Global Order Visiting Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author of "China’s Regulatory State: A New Strategy for Globalization" (Cornell University Press, 2011). Hsueh’s current research include her next book, under contract with Cambridge University Press, which investigates the mediating role of market governance in the relationship between global economic integration and development outcomes. The political economy of identity in the age of globalization is another major theme in her research agenda.

Hsueh regularly provides expert analysis and commentary. The Economist, Foreign Affairs, National Public Radio (NPR), Inside Higher Ed, The Huffington Post, The Washington Post and other outlets have featured her research. She has testified in Congress in front of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission and consulted for The Center for Strategic and International Studies. She serves on the Fulbright’s National Selection Committee. 

Hsueh is a member of the Georgetown Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues and has served as a residential research faculty fellow and visiting scholar at U.C. Berkeley. She has also lectured as a visiting professor at the Graduate School of Finance and Asia Pacific Center, Tecnológico de Monterrey. Prior to arriving at Temple, Hsueh held the Hayward R. Alker Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Southern California and conducted in-depth fieldwork as a Fulbright Scholar and a David L. Boren Fellow of the National Security Education Program. She earned her B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from U.C. Berkeley.

Professor Hsueh’s Athenaeum talk is co-sponsored by the Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies.

Photo Credit: Margo Reed Photography