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Recent media mentions

The Institute of Asian Research (IAR) in the media

Why China and Canada are playing economic footsie

The Washington Post | Apr 12, 2017 | Featuring: Hon. Jack Austin and Dr. Yves Tiberghien

‘Master of chaos’ Trump not prepared for Xi Jinping visit: APFC

Business News Network | Apr 6, 2017 | Featuring: Dr. Yves Tiberghien

Business in Vancouver: Brexit on potential impact on Canada

Roundhouse Radio | Apr 4, 2017 | Featuring: Dr. Yves Tiberghien (segment begins at 12:30)

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Recent announcements

Information and updates from the IAR

MPPGA Student Reflections from the V20 Summit

7 Apr, 2017 “Foreign policy is and must be more than crisis management” – Foreign Minister Gabriel. The goal of the Vision 20 summit is to bring together scholars from various fields including think tank experts, civil society networks, private sector leaders, and government operatives to generate ideas and actionable items over the long and medium term, while […] Read more >>

Stéphanie Martel joins as IAR Research Fellow

31 Mar, 2017 Stéphanie Martel will be defending her PhD thesis in Political Science at the Université de Montréal in June 2017, and is now joining the Institute of Asian Research as a Research Fellow. Her research interests are at at the intersection of Southeast Asian studies, regional governance in the Asia-Pacific, and international security. Stéphanie’s post-doctoral research […] Read more >>

Jessica Giang Joins the Third Cohort of Yenching Scholars at the Yenching Academy of Peking University

21 Mar, 2017 IAR is delighted to announce that Jessica Giang has been selected as one of the Yenching Scholars in the third cohort at the Yenching Academy of Peking University. Jessica graduated with a B.A. Honours in Political Science and International Relations from UBC in 2014. Jessica will join other outstanding graduates from around the world who will spend the 2017-2018 academic […] Read more >>

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