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For China, climate change is no hoax -- it's a business, political opportunity

December 8, 2016

Originally published by UPI on December 7, 2016. Written by Matthew Kahn

Matthew Kahn Discusses His Book "Blue Skies over Beijing"

October 20, 2016

Matthew Kahn, an economic expert on climate change policy and USC professor, looks at life in China's cities from the personal perspectives of the rich, middle class, and poor, and how they cope with the stresses of pollution.

Video: Matthew Kahn on Economic Growth And The Environment In China

September 9, 2016

Matthew Kahn, an economic expert on climate change policy and USC professor, looks at life in China's cities from the personal perspectives of the rich, middle class, and poor, and how they cope with the stresses of pollution.

Waste not, want not — the Transformation of China’s Underground Recycling Industry

March 21, 2016

USC Dornsife professor envisions solutions to one of the world’s perplexing environmental challenges

Environmental Progress Likely for China, Professor Predicts

January 27, 2016

Urban economist is upbeat about the country’s future and fascinated by California’s coastal cities

Video: The Obama – Xi Sunnylands Summit seen through the press and popular culture in the U.S. and China

September 23, 2013

The USC Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership & Policy and the USC U.S.–China Institute present a panel discussion to examine the media coverage and other behind the scenes details of the superpower summit.

Video: Wealth and Power: China’s Long March to the Twenty-First Century

August 2, 2013

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a book talk with Orville Schell on China's ascent from imperial doormat to global economic powerhouse.

Carbon footprint labels inaccurate, USC study finds

November 30, 2012

Robert Vos of the USC Spatial Sciences Institute and Joshua Newell of the University of Michigan examined the carbon footprint of paper in U.S. and Chinese supply chains.

Beijing Olympics Experiment Reveals Biological Link Between Air Pollution Exposure, Cardiovascular Disease

May 15, 2012

Using the 2008 Beijing Olympics as their laboratory, University of Southern California (USC) researchers and colleagues have found biological evidence that even a short-term reduction in air pollution exposure improves one’s cardiovascular health.

2009-2010 USCI Faculty Research Grants

August 25, 2011

USC Faculty study visual ethnography, urbanization and environmental change, and American brands in China

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