Cover to Cover

Featuring Elizabeth Economy on January 6, 2022

2:00 PM, ET

WACA's Cover to Cover webinar on Thursday, January 6, at 2:00-3:00 PM ET, features Elizabeth Economy.

In The World According to ChinaElizabeth Economy examines China’s ambitious new strategy to reshape the geostrategic landscape in dramatic new ways. Xi Jinping's vision is for China to "lead in the reform of the global governance system." Her book explores China's claims over Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the South China Sea, its Belt and Road Initiative, and its leadership and role in international institutions. 

The discuss will be moderated by Bill Clifford, President and CEO of the World Affairs Councils of America.


Elizabeth Economy is the C.V. Starr senior fellow and director for Asia studies at the Council on Foreign Relations and a distinguished visiting fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution. Dr. Economy is currently on leave to serve as Senior Advisor to the Secretary for China. Dr. Economy is a frequent guest on nationally broadcast television and radio programs, has testified before Congress on numerous occasions, and regularly consults for U.S. government agencies and companies. She writes about topics involving China on CFR's Asia Program blog, Asia Unbound, which is syndicated by In June 2018, Dr. Economy was named one of the "10 Names That Matter on China Policy" by Politico Magazine.

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