A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
Terrifyingly Normal: How Bureaucratic Incentives Shape Repression in China
USC Center for International Studies hosts a conversation on bureaucratic incentives that shape repression in China.
Erin Baggott Carter and Victor Shih add to a growing literature on subnational factors of repression by focusing on bureaucratic career incentives to repress, which can have a profound impact on the subnational distribution of state repression.
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