Please join Asian Studies, P&G, and IPE for a lecture by Dr. Matt Ferchen, ’93 on Thursday , September 3rd, 2009, 4 – 5pm, Wyatt 101.
Matt's talk is titled "The Illusions of a Beijing Consensus: Contending Understandings of China’s State-Economy Relations."
Matt Ferchen received his PhD in Chinese politics at
Matt is often cited as one of the students who provoked the creation of the IPE program. He was essentially an IPE major before there was an IPE major (the first IPE graduation class was in 1996), who deftly combined studies of politics and economics with his interests in Latin America and