ITHACA, N.Y. -- The Cornell Political Forum, a 12-year-old student organization at Cornell University that publishes the award-winning quarterly journal of the same name, will host a panel discussion on China on Monday, March 31, at 8 p.m. in Auditorium D of Goldwin Smith Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Joining the panel will be Harry Harding, dean of the Elliot School of International Affairs at George Washington University and one of this country's foremost experts on U.S.-China policy. Also serving on the panel from Cornell will be Bruce Reynolds, editor of the China Economic Review and a visiting professor of economics at Cornell from Union College; Thomas Christensen, assistant professor of government; and Vivienne Shue, the Frank and Rosa Rhodes Professor of Chinese Government. Moderating will be Tsu-Lin Mei, the Hu Shih Professor of Chinese Literature and Philosophy.