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New Developments in Building Ecological Civilization in China
February 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dr. Hua Wang
Dr. Hua Wang is Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics and Dean of the School of Environment and Natural Resources at Renmin University of China (RUC). Dr. Wang holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Management and Policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and worked as Senior Environmental Economist at the World Bank’s Development Research Group and Chief Expert in Environmental Economics and Policy at the Policy Research Center of China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP). He has conducted extensive research in the areas of economic valuation of nonmarket goods and services, policy instruments for industrial pollution control, institutional strategies for sustainable development and ecological civilization, and air, water, solid waste and transport management in countries including China, United States, Philippines, Thailand, India, Armenia, Indonesia, Ghana and Ukraine. Dr. Wang is the architect of China’s Green Watch Program and Community Environmental Dialogue Program. He is now serving as Chairman of the Chinese Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (CAERE) and Honorary President of the Professional Association for China’s Environment (PACE).
Center for Sustainability Solutions
Environmental Student Assembly, Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Policy, and The USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies