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.
Research by faculty
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.
Yitan "A two-level analysis of foreign policy decision making: An empirical investigation of the case of China-Taiwan," 2008
USC Dissertation in International Relations.
Tensions evident in the recent European Union-China virtual summit reflect the increasing skepticism in Europe toward China and the worries over Ukraine and economic ties as well as human rights and environmental issues.