Teng Biao grew up in a rural village before attending law school at Peking University and focusing on human rights. While his early successes were lauded by the Chinese government, he was later abducted and tortured by police. He fled to the United States with his family and now teaches at Hunter College in NYC.
Research by faculty
USC dissertation in Anthropology.
USC Dissertation in Urban Planning.
Kerr, "Russian and Chinese responses to recent crises: Dissecting contexts of political processes," 1997
USC Dissertation in Politics.
Cheong, "China's economic reforms and establishment size, revealed comparative advantage, and policy effects: A new institutional economics approach," 1990
Li, "The effects of effort and worry on distance learning in the National Open University of Taiwan," 1994
Yuan, "A prospective cohort study of morbidity and mortality among middle-aged men in Shanghai, China," 1996
USC Dissertation in Health.
Professor Margaret Lewis examined the US government's use of criminal prosecutions to address a broad "China" threat is at tension with the criminal justice system.
The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a webinar with David Zweig to look at how tensions between the United States and China have impacted scientific collaboration and research.
Bob Davis and Lingling Wei, authors of Superpower Showdown, will help us understand the ramp up of US-China economic tensions and the far-reaching consequences of the stand-off.