The Columbia-Harvard China and the World Program, the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, and the Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies present:

Assessing the Chinese Communist Party 20th Party Congress

Assessing the political and foreign policy implications of whatever happens at the 20th Party Congress, presumably including Xi Jinping’s election to a third term as party General Secretary.

Monday, October 31, 2022


918 IAB


This is an in-person event.

*Please note that non-CUID holders need to show proof of their primary series and one booster dose of COVID-19 vaccines.*

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Moderated by Andrew Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, Columbia University


Thomas Christensen, James T. Shotwell Professor of International Relations; Director, China and the World Program, Columbia University

Shang-Jin Wei, N.T. Wang Professor of Chinese Business and Economy, Columbia University

Junyan Jiang, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Columbia University

Xiaobo Lü, Professor, Political Science, Barnard College

Sun Zhe, Visiting Senior Scholar, SIPA, Columbia University