Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts China’s Impending Leadership Transition


China’s Impending Leadership Transition

About the Event

Jacques deLisle is Director of FPRI’s Asia Program and Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania, specializing in US-China relations, Chinese politics and legal reform, cross-strait relations, and the international status of Taiwan. He regularly publishes commentaries on Asian affairs as FPRI E-notes and in other media. He serves regularly as an expert witness on issues of P.R.C., Hong Kong and Taiwan law and government policies. He is a member of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, vice-chair of the Pacific Rim section of the American Society of International Law, and a consultant, lecturer and advisor to foreign-assisted legal reform, development and education programs, primarily in the PRC. He received a J.D. and graduate education in political science at Harvard.

5:30 to 7:00 p.m. followed by dinner (Note new format for summer sessions.)
Dinner for members at the $1000 level

Free for Members of FPRI and Educators, $20 for non-members

Reservations are required; RSVP to e-mail below.



123 S. Broad St, Suite 1920
Philadelphia. PA. US. 19109


Jacques deLisle

Jacques deLisle - Jacques deLisle is the Chair of the Asia Program at the Foreign Policy Research Institute. He is also the Stephen A. Cozen Professor of Law, Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Center for the Study of Contemporary China at the University of Pennsylvania.