Is China Changing 'the Rules' of the International Law of the Sea?

March 31, 2023 | 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Asian Institute, East Asia Seminar Series, East Asia

This event is over

This is an online event.

Is China Changing 'the Rules’ of the international law of the sea?  Conflicts over islands and rocks in the South and East China Seas has been ongoing.  How and why have China’s leaders been to implement “China’s law of the sea?”  Experts from academia and think tank came together to discuss maritime contestation.

Sponsor: East Asia Seminar Series
Asian Institute, East Asia Seminar Series, East Asia
Dasha Kuznetsova


Thomas Christensen photo
Thomas J. Christensen

James T. Shotwell Professor of International Relations and Director of the China and the World Program, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Isaac Kardon
Isaac B. Kardon

Senior Fellow for China Studies, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Ketian Zhang photo
Ketian Vivian Zhang

Assistant Professor of International Security, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University

Colour image of Asian Institute's Diana Fu
Diana Fu (moderator)

Associate Professor of Political Science and the Munk School; Director of the East Asia Seminar Series, Asian Institute, Munk School, University of Toronto