Xi Jinping and China's Future

The International Relations Department cordially invites you to the

Public Lecture

Xi Jinping and China's Future

Challenges Ahead, at Home, Abroad, and for US-China Relations


Bates Gill

Australian National University

Thursday, April 27th, 2017 at 5:30pm

Webster Vienna, Private University, Atrium

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Dr Bates Gill is Professor of Asia Pacific Strategic Studies with the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Australian National University.  He was formerly the Director of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) from 2007 to 2012 and previously held senior positions leading China- and Asia-focused programs at the Brookings Institution and the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC. In 2015, the Chinese Foreign Affairs University named him as one of the top 10 American China watchers.  He held the 2016 Kippenberger Professorship in Strategic Studies with the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington.  His publications have appeared in China Quarterly, Foreign Affairs, Survival, National Interest, Current History and New England Journal of Medicine, among others.  A career-long observer of Chinese politics, foreign policy, and U.S.-China relations, he has published 8 books, including, most recently, China Matters: Getting it Right for Australia (LaTrobe University Press/Black Inc 2017)(with Linda Jakobson).