John Pomfret examines the remarkable history of the two-centuries-old relationship between the United States and China, from the Revolutionary War to the present day.
Business -- Pacific Rim Education Program (Hong Kong or Shanghai)
USC Marshall School of Business
Business Practices in The Pacific Rim: This course seeks to improve awareness and understanding of economic, institutional, and cultural issues pertinent to business, markets, policies, and trade in Asia. In addition, it trains students as global managers by allowing them to compare and contrast the U.S. business experience with that of various Pacific Rim nations and industries. The course further seeks to teach patterns of competition in world markets through examination of specific industries and firms.
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The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Lenora Chu, whose new book explores what takes place behind closed classroom doors in China's education system. Chu’s eye-opening investigation challenges assumptions and considers the true value and purpose of education.
The USC U.S.-China Institute, USC Pacific Asia Museum, and USC Shoah Foundation present a screening of the film Above the Drowning Sea, the story of the dramatic escape of European Jews from Nazi-controlled Europe to Shanghai on the eve of World War Two. Followed by a panel conversation.