Seminars and Events Spring 2019
Discussion: The state of world development.
Ted Talk: Ann Rosling Rönnlund: The Global Dollar Street
Lecture: Reiko Kanazawa (University of Exeter/Shanghai University)
Negotiating Development through AIDS: The Place of the Post-Liberalisation Indian State
Lecture: Lee A. Burton (Shanghai University)
The futures bright: how solar energy can save the world
Film: The First Grader (2010). Dir.: Justin Chadwick
Lecture: Alex Mold (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)
Patient Organisations and Health Consumerism in Britain, 1960s-2010s
Lecture: Antonio Zapata (Pontifical Catholic University of Peru / Shanghai University)
Haiti - how a successful slave plantation economy based on sugar became the poorest nation in America.
Lecture: Thomas Dubois (Fudan University)
Milk from the Butterfly Spring: Dairy Enterprise and Regional Development in Yunnan, 1959-2009
Lecture: Ashley Fernandes (GreenInitiatives, Shanghai)
The Circular Economy
Discussion: How do we get everybody on board for the development we want?
Based on Ted talk: Jonathan Haidt: The moral roots of liberals and conservatives
Lecture: Iris Borowy (Shanghai University)
Discussing Hazardous Waste at International Organizations. The Birth of a Concept