New staff publications

The latest publications and commentary from Centre staff Professor Christine Wong, Dr Zoe Wang, Dr Sow Keat Tok and Dr Sarah Rogers.

Professor Christine Wong contributed the chapter 'The financial crisis and the challenge of fiscal federalism in China: the 2008 stimulus and the limits of China's intergovernmental system' in the recently published book 'The Future of federalism; Intergovernmental Financial Relations in the Age of Austerity', edited by Richard Eccleston (University of Tasmania) and Richerd Krever (Monash University) and available from Edward Elgar Publishing.

Professor Christine Wong published a piece for East Asia Forum on progress in China's fiscal reforms. A version of this piece is the Centre's Research Brief for June 2017

Professor Wong's paper 'China’s war on air pollution: Can existing governance structures support new ambitions?' (co-authored with Valerie Karplus), is now available online in The China Quarterly.

Dr Sarah Rogers has co-authored a journal article on China's hydropolitics in the journal WIREs Water

Dr Sarah Rogers has published a co-authored journal article on China's South-North Water Transfer project in the journal Regional Studies.

Dr Sarah Rogers recently contributed a piece for China Policy Institute - Adapting to Climate change in rural China - in which she  discusses the environmental challenges for adaptation to climate change in Chinese Agriculture. Her full-length journal article on this topic appears in WIRES climate change

Dr Zoe Wang spoke to SBS Radio Chinese about Chinese leader Li Keqian's visit to Australia and the free trade agreement between China and Australia (ChAFTA). In her interview, Zoe talked about the Australia’s position on free trade agreement and the potential impacts on agricultural market after China opening door for Australian chilled beef. You can listen to the interview at the SBS Radio Chinese webpage