Henry S. RowenFSI Senior Fellow Emeritus and Director-Emeritus, Shorenstein APARC and Faculty Co-director Emeritus, SPRIE; Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
Fresh off his re-election victory, Barack Obama -- the "Pacific President" -- became the first president to visit Myanmar and Cambodia when he traveled to the Southeast Asian countries in November. Eight Shorenstein APARC scholars discussed reactions to the election in Asia, and possible directions for U.S.-Asia relations and foreign policy. Read more »
Rowen discusses the next decade of China's politics and economyShorenstein APARC News
China's economy has averaged an impressive 9 percent annual growth over the past 30 years. In a recent Policy Review article, Henry Rowen says that as a result of this growth major political and economic changes are possible in China before 2020.
More than 100 delegates gathered in Taipei on December 14th to attend 2011 ITRI-SPRIE Forum on “Interdisciplinary Collaboration for Smart Green Innovation”, jointly organized by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and SPRIE. Focusing on how to establish strategies for commercialization of green technologies, the one-day Forum, attracted a crowd of senior executives of large enterprises and clean-energy startups in Taiwan, local government officials, think-tank experts and academics. Read more »
In an article published in Policy Review, SPRIE co-director Henry Rowen argues that as a result of rapid economic growth, major political and economic changes are possible in China before 2020. Read more »
SPRIE Press Release
The Stanford Program on Regions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship has joined the Graduate School of Business, where it will expand and enhance the depth and reach of global content for the school's academic programs and research. Read more »