New Zealand Asia Institute (NZAI)

NZAI undertakes research focusing on engagement with Asia, provides a forum for informed debates, and offers a bridge to Asia-related expertise and research within the University of Auckland.

NZAI draws on a wide body of knowledge, with a number of core research projects being undertaken by staff and PhD students.

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The Strategic Advisory Board supports NZAI by acting as a link between the institute and leaders outside the University sphere.

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Meet the NZAI team, Studies Centre Directors, research associates and visitors.

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NZAI undertakes research focusing on engagement with Asia, and offers a bridge to Asia-related expertise and research within the University of Auckland.

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Find out about NZAI's four centres - China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia.

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Stories about Asian market trends, transformation and growth, consumer profiles and more.

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Our annual Asia Savvy conference explores the potential of Asia for ‘Asia-savvy’ graduates.

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View a list of publications produced or selected by the New Zealand Asia Institute.

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Here you will find working papers produced by members of the New Zealand Asia Institute.

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How to contact the New Zealand Asia Institute.

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