Hearing: China and the Future of Globalization

May 19-20, 2005


Council on Foreign Relations
58 East 68 th Street
New York, NY 10021


Co-Chairs: Chairman C. Richard D’Amato and Vice Chairman Roger W. Robinson, Jr.

OPENING STATEMENTS

  • OPENING STATEMENT BY CHAIRMAN C. RICHARD D’AMATO [Remarks]
  • OPENING STATEMENT BY VICE CHAIRMAN ROGER W. ROBINSON, JR. [Remarks]

Introductory Remarks

  • Ambassador Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations, New York, NY

Panel I - The Economic Underpinnings of Globalization

  • Professor Arvind Panagariya, School of International & Public Affairs, Columbia University, New York, NY [Testimony]
  • Dr. Ralph Gomory, President, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, New York, NY [Testimony]
  • Professor Richard B. Freeman, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • Dr. William Wolman, Former Chief Economist, Business Week Magazine, New York, NY [Testimony]

Panel II - The Impacts of Globalization on the U.S. Economy

  • Professor Richard N. Cooper, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA [Testimony]
  • Mr. Clyde Prestowitz, President, Economic Strategy Institute, Washington, DC [Testimony]
  • Hon. Richard McCormack, Senior Advisor, The Center for Strategic & International Studies, Washington, DC [Testimony]

Panel III - China’s Role in the Development of Globalization

  • Professor Oded Shenkar, Fisher College of Business, Columbus, OH [Testimony]
  • Professor Robert A. Blecker, American University, Washington, DC [Testimony]
  • Dr. William Overholt, Chair in Asia Policy Research, Center for Asia Pacific Policy, Rand Corporation, Santa Monica, CA [Testimony]

Panel IV – Globalization and the Trade Deficit

  • Dr. Catherine L. Mann, Senior Fellow, Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC [Testimony]
  • Professor James K. Galbraith, LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin, TX [Testimony]
  • Dr. Dean Baker, Co-Director, Center for Economic and Policy Research, Washington, DC [Testimony]

Friday, May 20, 2005

Congressional Perspectives (Members of Congress invited)

Panel I - Corporate Globalization Strategies

  • Mr. William J. Jones, Chairman, Cummins-Allison Corp., Mt. Prospect, IL
  • Mr. Ron Blackwell, Chief Economist, AFL-CIO, Washington, DC [Testimony]
  • Professor Gary Hamilton, University of Washington, Seattle, WA [Testimony]

Panel II - Tax Policy Implications

  • Dr. Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Reginald Jones Senior Fellow, Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC [Testimony]
  • Professor H. David Rosenbloom, Director, International Tax Program, New York University School of Law, New York, NY [Testimony]
  • Mr. David R. Tillinghast, Partner, Baker & McKenzie LLP, New York, NY [Testimony]

Additional Material Submitted for the Record

  • Hon. Paul Craig Roberts, Institute for Political Economy, Senior Research Fellow, The Hoover Institution, Stanford University [Testimony]
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