• Happy Year of the Rat! 祝您鼠年快乐!

    January 24, 2020

    We are delighted to share our annual collection of lunar new year stamps. Which is your favorite?

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  • Video: Panelists Discuss Taiwan’s 2020 Election

    The USC U.S.-China Institute hosted a video conference looking at what the key issues were in the election and what the election means for Taiwan domestic policies, for cross-strait relations, and for U.S.-Taiwan relations. 

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  • Introducing the China Life Podcast

    December 2, 2019

    From trade, the environment, politics, human rights, and much more, China is in the news every single day. But China is not just a headline. On this podcast from the USC U.S.-China Institute, we'll share stories of everyday people in China.

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  • Jeff Bader and Zhang Ping, Clayton Dube as moderator.

    Ambassadors Jeffrey Bader and Zhang Ping Discuss the state of U.S.-China relations

    November 19, 2019

    Two of the most experienced and insightful Chinese and American diplomats discuss the state of U.S.-China relations, the dangers of worsening ties, and the impact of U.S.-China relations on the wider world. The conversation will also explore possible avenues to improve ties and lessen international volatility.

     

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  • Matt Sheehan on the Exchanges Between China And California

    China and the state of California have built deep and interdependent socioeconomic exchanges that reverberate across the globe, and these interactions make California a microcosm of the most important international relationship of the twenty-first century. In his book, journalist Matt Sheehan chronicles the real people who are making these connections. 

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  • Video: Panelists Discuss the Movement in Hong Kong

    September 23, 2019

    Panelists examined the issues driving the protests in Hong Kong, the social composition and motivations of the protesters and counter-protesters, and how the various sides are using media to reach local, mainland and international audiences.

     

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Events

March 2, 2020
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a talk with Teng Biao, a legal scholar and well-known human rights activist. 

April 23, 2020
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute and the USC Center for International Studies for a talk with Professor Tom Narins from the University at Albany (SUNY Albany) on how the Belt and Road Initiative illustrates ways that sovereignty works that conventional international relations fail to account for. 

US-China Today

December 5, 2019

US-China Today spoke with Rosen, an expert in Chinese politics and media, about how the differences in media coverage between Chinese and international media outlets impact the Hong Kong protests, and how such entrenched biases came into being.

November 19, 2019

Over the last 10 years, the population of Chinese international students in the U.S. has almost quadrupled. However, drastic social change in the past 40 years has led to a chasmic generation gap between those born in the 21st century and their parents. US-China Today sat down with Zhang Tongdao, director of the documentary ‘Born in 2000’, which follows the educations, family lives, and relationships of a handful of Chinese youth.

Announcements

January 14, 2020

China-related news involving USC research, faculty, students and organizations.

October 30, 2019

These short interviews introduce authors of new books about China and about U.S.-China relations.