Global military expenditure rose 2.6% last year. The U.S. and China outspend the rest of the world.
Research by faculty
Kuan, "Adjusting the bonds of love: Parenting, expertise and social change in a Chinese city," 2008.
USC Dissertation in Anthropology.
USC Dissertation in Molecular Microbiology & Immunology.
Marolt, "Blogging in China: Individual agency, the production of cyburban 'Spaces of Dissent' in Beijing, and societal transformation in China," 2008
USC Dissertation in Geography.
Cong, "Children's migration and the financial, social, and psychological well-being of older adults in rural China," 2008
USC Dissertation in Gerontology.
Guo, "Cognitive attributions for smoking and their roles on subsequent smoking progression and regression," 2009
USC Dissertation in Public Health.
Li, "A study of student affairs administration professional preparation in Chinese higher education," 2009
USC Dissertation on Education.
Eric Heikkila's new book look sat how the rise of China alters the context in which the broad spectrum of policies in the United States should be assessed.