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Stein Ringen Discusses His Book "The Perfect Dictatorship: China In The 21st Century"

July 31, 2017

Stein Ringen’s new book examines how China’s distinctive governmental system works and where it may be moving.

Video: Stein Ringen on China's distinctive governmental system

March 7, 2017

Stein Ringen examines how China’s distinctive governmental system works and where it may be moving.

Video: “China policy is a subset of our Asia policy, and not the other way around” – Daniel Russel opens USCI “China’s Growing Pains” Conference

April 27, 2016

Assistant Secretary of State Russel delivered the 2016 Herbert G. Klein Lecture to open the USC U.S.-China Institute conference on “China’s Growing Pains.”

Andrew Scobell Discusses His Book "PLA Influence on China's National Security Policymaking"

March 23, 2016

Andrew Scobell seeks to assess the "real" relationship between the PLA and its civilian masters by moving beyond media and pundit speculation to mount an in-depth examination and explanation of the PLA's role in national security policy-making.

Screenings of "Assignment: China" around the Country

February 10, 2016

A complete list of screenings of the USC U.S.-China Institute's documentary series Assignment China, a multi-part documentary series on the history of American correspondents in China dating back to the 1940s.

Video: Andrew Scobell and Tai Ming Cheung examine the remaking of the PLA by Xi Jinping

December 11, 2015

The USC U.S.-China Institute hosts a discussion to look at how China's national security policy is shaped under Xi Jinping.

报导中国(美国记者关于中国): 天安门广场 (Assignment:China – Tiananmen Square 中文字幕版)

December 3, 2015

Watch "Assignment: China - Tiananmen Square" with Chinese subtitles.

Timothy Heath discusses his book "China's New Governing Party Paradigm"

November 11, 2015

Timothy Heath, Senior International Defense Research Analyst of The RAND Corporation, discusses the historic context, drivers, and meaning of the governing party paradigm in China.

Video: Willy Lam on Xi Jinping’s Unpublicized Agendas

July 16, 2015

Renowned for his coverage of China's elite politics and leadership transitions, veteran Sinologist Willy Lam has produced the firs

Video: Daniel Lynch discusses his book "China's Futures"

April 8, 2015

China's Futures cuts through the sometimes confounding and unfounded speculation of international pundits and commentators to provide readers with an important yet overlooked set of complex views concerning China's future: views originating within China itself. Daniel Lynch seeks to answer the simple but rarely asked question: how do China's own leaders and other elite figures assess their country's future?

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