An International Conference

Greater China and the World Economy

City University of Hong Kong, July 17 - 18, 2000

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Organizing Units: City University of Hong Kong
Chinese Economic Association in North America (CEANA)
Chinese Economists Society (CES)
Sponsors: Centre for International Economics Research and Asia-Pacific Financial Markets Research Centre, City University of Hong Kong
Program Committee: Kar-yiu Wong, University of Washington (co-chair)
Richard Y. K. Ho, City University of Hong Kong (co-chair)
Aimin Chen, Indiana State University
Fred Y. K. Kwan, City University of Hong Kong
David Daokui Li, HK University of Science and Technology
Donald Lien, University of Kansas
Guoqiang Tian, University of Texas, A & M
Guanzhong James Wen, Trinity College
Wing Thye Woo, University of California, Davis
Dianqing Xu, Huron College at West Ontario
Anming Zhang, City University of Hong Kong
Lin Zhou, City University of Hong Kong
Local Organizing
Fred Y. K. Kwan (chair), Vikas Kakkar, Shuhe Li and Lawrence Khoo, City University of Hong Kong
Symposia: Symposia in Journal of Comparative Economics for selected papers are being planned.

The focus of this conference is on the economies of China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong. Papers that analyze the following issues are particularly welcome: economic relations between these three economies and the rest of the world; the relations between economic growth, foreign trade, and foreign direct investment in these economies; these three economies in the Asian financial crisis; foreign trade issues and the possible accession to the WTO. Both theoretical and empirical papers are welcome. 

People interested in presenting a paper please send by March 31, 2000 a copy (or an abstract not shorter than 200 words) of the paper, preferably an electronic version by e-mail, to: 

  • (members of CEANA): Donald Lien, Department of Economics, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045-2113, USA. <>; 

  • (members of CES): Guanzhong James Wen, Department of Economics, Trinity College, 300 Summit St., Hartford, CT 06106, USA <>;  

  • (other people): Anming Zhang, Department of Economics and Finance, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong. <>. 

A completed paper for presentation is due on June 10, 2000.

Papers intended to be submitted to the symposia should be of high quality and should not be being considered for publication elsewhere. All papers submitted are subject to referee review and editorial acceptance/rejection.

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