Expert on China’s economic and financial reforms lectures on campus

April 18, 2014  |  
Bill Adams

Bill Adams

“Will Scarcity Derail China’s Reform Agenda in 2014?” is the topic of a conversation with Bill Adams, co-author of In Line Behind a Billion People: How Scarcity Will Define China’s Ascent in the Next Decade, at 1 p.m. Monday, April 28, in the Presidential Suite of Kilcawley Center on the campus of Youngstown State University.

Adams is senior international economist for the PNC Financial Group. He serves as PNC’s spokesman on global economic issues and is responsible for its forecasts for the Eurozone, China and other major emerging markets. Formerly resident economist at the Conference Board China Center, Adams has published extensively on China’s economic and financial reforms. He is a center associate and advisory board member of the University of Pittsburgh Asia Studies Center and a member of the economics advisory board of the Duquesne University Palumbo Donahue School of Business.

The presentation is sponsored by the YSU departments of Economics, Geological and Environmental Sciences, Political Science, and Sociology, Anthropology and Gerontology, as well as the Center for Peace and Conflict Studies.

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