China and North Korea Conference - Would a Reunified Korea under South Korean Leadership be Positive or Negative for China?
This panel will assess China’s position on the ideal end state for the Korean Peninsula and whether a reunified peninsula under South Korean leadership would be beneficial or detrimental to Chinese economic, political, and security interests given South Korean, Japanese and U.S. likely responses.
Frank Aum, Moderator
Senior Expert on North Korea, U.S. Institute of Peace
Co-Director, East Asia Program; Director, China Program, Stimson Center
Director and Professor of Political Science, China Policy Institute, Ajou University, South Korea
Chair in Modern and Contemporary Japanese Politics and Foreign Policy and Director of Asian Studies, Georgetown University
Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, Center for Strategic and International Studies