AGI Lecture: How Will China Democratize?

The lecture will be followed by a dialogue on how this framework can provide insights to the interpretation of China’s current and future political circumstances under the Xi Jinping administration.


Call for Application to 2019 AsiaGlobal Fellows Program

The Asia Global Institute is now accepting applications for the 2019 cohort of its AsiaGlobal Fellows Program, an inter-disciplinary and intensive leadership development initiative designed for mid-career professionals from around the world.


Migration, Frontier Policy, and the Expansion of China: Redefining the Qing Realm and its Subjects, ca. 1750-1850

Kenneth Pomeranz, the author of The Great Divergence, explores China’s expansion to its present frontiers


AGD 2018: Redefining multilateralism in a new global economy

AGD 2018 will look at issues triggered by recent political development, relations between the U.S. and China, the shake-up of global and regional trade systems, geo-economic and security concerns in Asia Pacific, and the advancement of AI in society.


Finance 4.0: Building innovative, resilient and sustainable systems amidst disruption

Distinguished Fellow Andrew Sheng explores issues that financial policy makers and regulators must consider to ensure the creation of an efficient, innovative, resilient and sustainable system in transitioning to Finance 4.0.


Global Thinkers - The Rise of Populism and Right-Wing Nationalism for Europe - Implications for Asia

Former Prime Minister of Greece George Papandreou will address the rise of the right in Europe, and evaluate the knock-on effect of this trend on Asia.



The Asia Global Institute is a multi-disciplinary think tank jointly established by the Fung Global Institute (FGI) and The University of Hong Kong (HKU). It generates and disseminates innovative business-relevant research on global issues from Asian perspectives.

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