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October 24, 2011

The Shanghai Bubble of 1921: Ideas of Economics, Freedom, and Sovereignty

The Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan
proudly presents

The Shanghai Bubble of 1921: Ideas of Economics, Freedom, and Sovereignty

A lecture by Bryna Goodman, Professor of History, University of Oregon

Monday, October 31, 2011 | 4pm
Kalamazoo Room, Michigan League
911 N. University, Ann Arbor
Free and open to the public.
Light refreshments will be served.

This talk examines popular understandings of economics, individual freedom and national sovereignty in the speculative bubble that accompanied the establishment of Shanghai's first Chinese stock exchanges, as well as the emergence of "economics with Chinese characteristics."

Posted by zzhu at October 24, 2011 03:55 PM