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Documents - US-China
This non-partisan Congressional Research Service backgrounder was written by Michael F. Martin. The report notes that the key amendment is to establish procedures for extradition to mainland China, to Macau and to Taiwan. The changes also reduce the number of crimes for which extradition is possible and requires that the possible sentence be for at least three years.
Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankui, “The 40th Anniversary of the Establishment of China-US Diplomatic Relations,” June 18, 2019
Ambassador Cui spoke at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Government Accountability Office, Agreements Establishing Confucius Institutes at U.S. Universities Are Similar, but Institute Operations Vary, February 16, 2019
This study of Confucius Institutes included 90 such programs. The GAO reviewed the agreements establishing the institutes and carried out interviews with program personnel at 10 colleges. Below is a summary of findings. Click on the link at the bottom for the full report.
Delivered at the Hudson Institute in Washington, D.C.
A white paper issued by the Information Office of the State Council in the People's Republic of China.
Attached is a short report by the Congressional Research Service on U.S.-China trade issues.
A brief report by the Congressional Research Service highlights difficulties surrounding enforcement of U.S. trade laws, relating to China.
Congressional Research Service, China’s Actions in the South and East China Seas – Implications for U.S. Interests, August 1, 2018
Attached after the summary is a report by the Congressional Research Service on Chinese agression in the South China Sea.
The USC U.S.-China Institute and Asia Society hosted a talk with Weijian Shan, one of Asia’s best-known financiers, as he recounts his remarkable personal story of his exile to the Gobi Desert for hard labor at the age of 15 amidst the turmoil of Mao Zedong’s Cultural Revolution.
The USC U.S.-China Institute and the Asia Society Southern California present a talk with Robert Koepp, the Hong Kong Director of The Economist Corporate Network, about the implications of the latest developments in Hong Kong.
The USC U.S.-China Institutes presents a book talk with Klaus Mühlhahn. Making China Modern provides a panoramic survey of China's rise and resilience through war and rebellion, disease and famine. At this event Professor Mühlhahn will focus on the lessons from history that provide insight into China's evolving international position and how the United States and others should respond.