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Launch of New Modeling Framework to Investigate COVID-19

April 2020

The Stanford-CIDE Coronavirus Simulation Model — or SC-COSMO — incorporates realistic demography and patterns to investigate resource planning and policy evaluations for diverse populations and...

Experts Gather to Share Findings, Brainstorm Approaches, and Spur Further Research on China’s Belt and Road Initiative

March 2020

The Stanford Center at Peking University (SCPKU), the Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law (CDDRL), and the APARC China Program jointly hosted a workshop on China’s Belt and Road...

Pandemics & Propaganda: How Chinese State Media Shapes Conversations on The Coronavirus

March 2020

The perception of China’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic has been a significant challenge for the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) over the past two months.

Look Beyond GDP to Measure Prosperity, Urges Amit Kapoor

February 2020

When economists, policymakers, and media commentators discuss growth or compare living standards across countries, they typically turn to a single measure: Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

An Indian Nuclear Power Plant Suffered a Cyberattack. Here’s What You Need to Know.

November 2019

/*-->*/ Authorities don’t seem to understand the real threat from cyber-operations.The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) has now confirmed that there was a cyberattack on the...

Stanford News: Computer Science College Seniors in U.S. Outperform Peers in China, India and Russia, New Research Says

March 2019

Writer Alex Shashkavech writes about Prashant Loyalka's new study that "found that undergraduate seniors studying computer science in the United States outperformed final-year students in China,...

Pakistani, Indian leaders ‘have different incentives' - Asfandyar Mir

March 2019

Political scientist Asfandyar Mir has studied security affairs in South Asia for years.

National security scholars participate in MOOC on South Asia

May 2017

Shorenstein APARC Fellow Thomas Fingar, FSI Senior Fellow Siegfried Hecker, and CISAC Senior Fellow Scott Sagan are part of a group of 80 national security experts included in a Massive Open Online...

India’s groundwater future is at stake

May 2017

Since the 1960s, India’s groundwater irrigation has increased dramatically, playing an important role in its economy and people’s lives — supporting livelihoods of over 26 crore farmers and...

Indian historian: Freedom of expression key to vibrant democracy

April 2017

Protecting freedom of expression is essential to vibrant democracies and to meet the needs of people now and into the future, Indian historian Ramachandra Guha said at a Stanford event seeking to...

Shorenstein APARC colloquia put India into focus

January 2017

India is a focus of colloquia at the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center during the next few months. A seminar series entitled “A New India?

Massive ambulance service reduces neonatal and infant mortality in India

October 2016

Independent research by Stanford Health Policy scholars published in the October edition of the health policy journal, Health Affairs, indicates EMRI’s ambulance system has had a significant impact...

Corporate Affiliates Program welcomes 2016-17 fellows

October 2016

As the new academic year gets underway, the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center’s Corporate Affiliate Program is excited to welcome its new class of fellows to Stanford: Muthukrishnan...

William Perry Warns of Nuclear Dangers in Drell Lecture

February 2016

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense William J.

India's medical miracle: the world's largest ambulance service

October 2015

  India celebrates the 10th anniversary of its Emergency Management and Research Institute (EMRI), the world's largest ambulance service that is saving the lives of the poorest Indian residents...

Corporate Affiliates Program welcomes 2015-16 fellows

September 2015

As the new academic year gets underway, the Walter H.

Pakistani General: Economics key to peace in South Asia

April 2015

 Retired Pakistani Lt. Gen.

Stanford scholars hold dialogue in New Delhi

February 2015

The Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC) hosted its inaugural event in New Delhi, a public seminar titled India’s Relations with its Northeast Asian Neighbors, in late 2014.

A year in review: Visiting fellows find new perspectives

July 2014

Three visiting fellows, Tetsuo Ishiai of Tokyo, Japan, Tejas Mehta of Mumbai, India, and Wendy (Wei) Wang of Beijing, China, spoke with Shorenstein APARC about their experience in the Corporate...

Welcoming the class of 2015 undergraduate honors students

July 2014

The Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law at Stanford University is pleased to announce the 2015 class of undergraduate senior honors students.

Shorenstein APARC fosters dialogue on Muslim experience in Asia through new book

June 2014

Rafiq Dossani, a former senior research scholar at Shorenstein APARC, examines the paradox of Muslim minority decline in Asia within a new book, "Modes of Engagement: Muslim Minorities in Asia." He...

US-China relations headed for “scratchy time,” says Oksenberg lecturer

June 2014

Kenneth Lieberthal of The Brookings Institution delivered the annual Oksenberg Lecture on U.S.-China relations at Shorenstein APARC on June 3.

Stanford fellow to serve as chargé d’affaires at US Embassy New Delhi

May 2014

Ambassador Kathleen Stephens, the Koret Fellow at FSI's Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center, has been named the chargé d'affaires at the U.S. Embassy New Delhi.

Has the Food Price Bubble Burst?

May 2014

Has the food price bubble burst and if so, does it matter? FSE launches its new three-year Food and Nutrition Policy Symposium with a look at global food prices.

People

Erik Jensen Senior Research Scholar, CDDRL Professor of the Practice, Law
Marcel Fafchamps Senior Fellow Professor, by courtesy, Economics
Larry Diamond Senior Fellow Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
Portrait of Radhika Jain Radhika Jain Asia Health Policy Postdoctoral Fellow, 2019-21
Tannis Thorlakson Ph.D. student, Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources
Melissa Hanham Affiliate
Piya C. Sorcar Adjunct Affiliate, CHP/PCOR
Philip Reiner Philip J. Reiner Affiliate
Karthika Sasikumar Karthika Sasikumar Affiliate
Katrina ole-MoiYoi Affiliated scholar
Sannia Abdullah Sannia Abdullah Affiliate
Anja Manuel Anja Manuel Affiliate