Friday, February 9, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Social Sciences Building (SOS), B40
3502 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089
The second annual Interdisciplinary Symposium on East Asian Business will take place on February 9. The theme for 2018 is Space and Place which includes the role of business in everything from real estate development to city planning and in defining spaces for consumption, social activity and politics. The two panels will focus on the issues of resource utilization and the Chinese real estate markets, through various disciplines including Architecture, Engineering, International Relations, Public Policy, Business and History.
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - RESOURCE UTILIZATION PANEL
JACQUES HYMANS, School of International Relations, USC Dornsife
Why Has Energy-Poor Japan Failed to Exploit Its Abundant Geothermal Resources?
MAO DA, Rock, Environment and Energy Institute and Nature University, China
Waste Incineration in Carbon Market: Good Incentive for Wrong Projects
Donald L Paul, USC Viterbi School of Engineering
Joshua Goldstein, Department of History, USC Dornsife
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM - CHINESE REAL ESTATE MARKETS PANEL
VINAYAK BHARNE, School of Architecture, University of Southern California
Real Estate; Urban Design: Three Projects in China
ANNETTE KIM, Sol Price School for Public Policy, University of Southern California
Looking for Space in China’s Real Estate Markets: Migrant Housing Markets in Shanghai and Beijing
LU BIN, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Peking University
Beijing’s Urban Deconcentration Analyzing its Impacts on Land Use and Real Estate Markets
Nan Jia, USC Marshall School of Business
Brett Sheehan, Department of History, USC Dornsife
Please RSVP by February 2 to allow for adequate time to read through the papers.