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Ostrom Symposium on the Study of the Commons, Governance, and Collective Decision in China
December 7, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
The RCCPB will host a special symposium on “The Study of the Commons, Governance, and Collective Decision in China” in memory of Elinor and Vincent Ostrom on Wednesday, December 7 at the IU China Gateway. Opening remarks will be delivered by IU President Michael McRobbie, who will welcome the assembled scholars from top Chinese universities. Academics and students will gather to discuss the contributions of the Ostroms and the potential for further application of their theories in China. The scholars will include members of the China Ostrom Society dedicated to furthering the legacy of the Ostroms in Chinese academia and society.
This special memorial event is part of the Indiana University Bicentennial celebration, as the university celebrates its history and considers its future. The symposium is sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for International Affairs and by the IU China Gateway. Attendance is by invitation only, if you are interested in attending please contact Roy Hooper.