date September 11th-12th, 2014

Bristol-Heidelberg-Kyoto Symposium

Global Political Economy and Migration Research

Venue: Boardroom, 2 Priory Road, Centre for Market and Public Organisation

 

Coordinators:

Jonathan V. Beaverstock, Bristol University
Yoshitaka Ishikawa, Kyoto University

 

Presenters:

Gregory Schwartz, Bristol University
Jeremy Green, Bristol University
Jon E Fox and Katharine Charsley, Bristol University

Koichi Fujita, Kyoto University

 

12:30-13:30  Lunch

13:40-13:45

Prof Jonathan V. Beaverstock

Opening comments (to both social science sessions)
13:45-14:15

Dr Jon Fox and Dr Katharine Charsley

Migration Research at Bristol University
14:15-14:45

Prof Yoshitaka Ishikawa

Destination choice of new immigrants to Japan in the context of incipient national population decline

14:45-15:15  Coffee Break

 

15:15-15:45

Dr Gregory Schwartz and Dr Jeremy Green

Global Political Economy Research at Bristol University
15:45-16:15

Prof Koichi Fujita

Myanmar’s politico-economic reforms and border areas: with special reference to Chinese influence

16:15-16:30  Discussion and closing comments

16:30-17:30  Reception

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