The US-China Trade Negotiation: A Contract Theory Perspective

Date: November 18, 2019, 12:10-1pm
Location: Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 102A

The Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment (CCSI), the Center for Chinese Legal Studies, and the Society for Chinese Law (SCL) will co-host a talk by Angela Zhang, Associate Professor of Law and Director of the Centre for Chinese Law, University of Hong Kong, on “The US-China Trade Negotiation: A Contract Theory Perspective.”

Angela Zhang is Associate Professor of Law and Director of the Centre for Chinese Law  at the University of Hong Kong. Her research focuses on applying an interdisciplinary approach to the study of transnational legal issues that bear on businesses. Her work has appeared in leading international law journals and she is a four-time recipient of the Concurrence Antitrust Writing Award. Before joining academia in 2013, she practiced for six years in the United States, Europe, and Asia.  She received her LLB from Peking University in 2004 and her JSD (2011), JD (2008), and LLM (2006) from the University of Chicago Law School.

Lunch will be provided.