Current Projects

  • Monitoring Sino-European relations: discourse and practice

  • Global Korea: transnational mobility of people, goods, and ideas
  • East Asia Today Lectures and Working Paper Series

  • Environmental Governance in China
  • From Periphery to Centre? Economic dynamics in China's borderlands 

For additional information of current research projects, please refer to the Institute of Chinese Studies at Heidelberg University.


Recent Projects

  • The China Companion, a comprehensive online research facility on contemporary Chinese politics (University of Torino, Italy)
  • The function of regional economic cooperation and multilevel diplomacy for conflict transformation in the border areas of North East India, South West China, Bangladesh and Myanmar (Institute of Chinese Studies, Heidelberg University)
  • Local Governance: A Global Perspective (Institute of Social Sciences, New Delhi, India)
  • Green Governance: Perceptions of Risks and Crises in China, India and Bangladesh (Institute for Development and Peace, University of Duisburg-Essen)
  • Decision-Making in Chinese Villages (Institute of East Asian Studies, University of Duisburg-Essen)
  • An International Comparative Study on Village Governance: Case Studies from India, China, Hungary and Germany (Institute of East Asian Studies, University of Duisburg-Essen)
  • Corruption in Hong Kong (Center of East Asian Studies, University of Trier)