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Hearing: China's New Leadership and Implications for the United States

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Room 2212 Rayburn House Office Building,
Independence Avenue and South Capitol Street,
Washington DC 20515

Co-Chairs: Chairman William A. Reinsch and Vice Chairman Dennis C. Shea


9:00a – 9:10a:              Opening Remarks

9:10a – 10:25a:            Panel I: China’s Political Transition

10:25a – 10:35a:          Break

10:35a – 11:50a:          Panel II: China’s Economic Transition

  • Dr. Eswar Prasad, Senior Professor of Trade Policy, Cornell University [Testimony]
  • Nicholas Borst, Research Associate and China Program Manager, Peterson Institute for International Economics [Testimony]

11:50a – 12:50p:          Lunch

12:50p – 2:05p:            Panel III: China’s Military Transition

2:05p – 2:15p:               Break

2:15p – 3:30p:               Panel IV: The U.S. “Rebalance” to Asia

3:30p                              Adjourn