Dr. Scott Harold, who will be speaking about the proposed Free Trade Agreement between China, Japan and South Korea. Scott will talk for around 20 minutes, followed by a brief Q&A. Please join us for what is sure to be a great evening of discussion and meeting new people.
Scott is an Associate Political Scientist at the RAND Corporation, where he specializes in Chinese foreign and security policy decision-making. Prior to joining RAND in 2008, Scott worked for two years in the John L. Thornton China Center at the Brookings Institution. In addition to his work for RAND, he teaches as an Adjunct Professor of Security Studies in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. From 2003-2004, he was an inaugural Maurice R. Greenberg Fellow in Geo-economic Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York; from 2004-2005, he spent a year in Beijing on a David L. Boren/National Security Education Program doctoral field research grant; and from 2005-2006 he held a Brookings Institution Brookings Research Fellowship. He completed his doctoral degree in Political Science at Columbia University.