David Rawson Memorial Lecture

Date & Time April 12, 2019 1:15pm - 2:00pm
Crane Room, Paige Hall
IGL General

This year, Michael Swaine will be giving the Rawson lecture on "Power Transitions and Paranoia: the Crisis in Sino-US Security Relations." Michael Swaine is a senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and one of the most prominent American analysts in Chinese security studies. Formerly a senior policy analyst at the RAND Corporation, Swaine is a specialist in Chinese defense and foreign policy, U.S.-China relations, and East Asian international relations. He has authored and edited more than a dozen books and monographs and many journal articles and book chapters in these areas, directs several security-related projects with Chinese partners, and advises the U.S. government on Asian security issues. He received his doctorate in government from Harvard University.