Lecture by Prof. Dr. Wang Xi on 'The Politics of Economics Behind Environmental Governance in China'

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
Asifa Irfan Moot Court, SAHSOL

Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law Khalid Ishaque Distinguished Lecture Series presents

The Politics of Economics Behind Environmental Governance in China

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Wang Xi, Director, Environmental and Resources Law Institute Shanghai Jiao Tong University Law School  

Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM
Venue: Asifa Irfan Moot Court, SAHSOL

About the Speaker

Prof. Dr. Wang Xi holds a BA from Wuhan Normal College (1981), an ML from the Law School of Wuhan University (1984), an MJS from Washington University Law School (1987) and a PhD in Law from Wuhan University Law School (2000). Prof. Dr. Wang Xi and his team of researchers have been instrumental in the reform of, and amendments to, the Environmental Protection Law of PRC (1989), which were adopted in April 2014. His major publications include a university textbook entitled International Environmental Law published in 1998 and 2005, a book entitled, Introduction to Environmental Law of USA published in 1992 and a book entitled Environmental Law in China, published by Kluwer Law International in 2012.