The Carter Center will once again hold a high-level forum on U.S.-China relations May 6-7, this year focusing on economic and political reforms in the world’s second-largest economy. 

The forum will attract 30 prominent scholars from the U.S. and China and will feature addresses from Li Zhaoxing, former Chinese foreign minister and ambassador to the United States, and noted Chinese economist Justin Yifu Lin

Presentations from American China watchers are to include David M. Lampton of the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies and Douglas Paal of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

The Carter Center is partnering with the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences to put on what will be the sixth in the “World Forum on China Studies” series, the first to be held outside China.

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