Professor Stuart Gietel-Basten (SOSC, HKUST) will discuss his recent book, The Population Problem in Pacific Asia, one of first to look in-depth at the issue of low fertility in Pacific Asia.
A lively speaker, he will use qualitative and quantitative data and examples from newspapers and other media as he addresses such questions as , “Why does the “two-child ideal” turn into a “one-child intention?” and whether the two-child policy is China’s “silver bullet”.
Date: September 24 (Thursday), 2020
Venue: Online via Zoom
Enquiry: Ms. Victoria Caplan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Registrants will get the link by email 5pm the day before the iTalk.
- This event will be recorded using video and photography.
- HLTH 1010 – HKUST students may attain 1.5 hours credit for the Healthy Lifestyle Course after attending the seminar