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Video: Weijan Shan's Life from Exile to Equity

September 4, 2019

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.

Global Exchange Program 2019

August 28, 2019

The Global Exchange Workshop is a collaborative initiative of USC’s School of Cinematic Arts, Production Division, and the School of Theater, Film & Television at the Communication University of China in Beijing. These 8 new short documentaries were created by teams of students from USC and the Communications University of China in Los Angeles during the Summer of 2019. 

Assignment: China - USCI's series on American reporting on China

Photo by Jim Laurie.
May 21, 2019

How do we know what we know about China? The images most Americans hold of China were shaped by news coverage. Our multipart documentary series Assignment: China focuses on the journalists who have described the remarkable changes in China since the 1940s. Two of the most influential moments in this history were the Nixon visit in 1972 and the Tiananmen demonstrations of 1989. The correspondents interviewed for the series have helped news consumers understand how China's opening up and subsequent economic rise have reshaped the world. 

Understanding the ongoing U.S.-China trade war

May 14, 2019

Clayton Dube, director of the USC U.S.-China Institute, explains this latest phase of the trade war and how it might impact American consumers.

Michael Dunne on General Motors in China

April 19, 2019

Michael Dunne's book reveals how extraordinary people, remarkable decisions and surprising breaks made triumph in China possible for General Motors.

Celebrating the Year of the Pig, USCI's Lunar New Year Stamp Collection

USC US-China Institute 2019 Year of the Pig Banner
February 4, 2019

Each year, the USC U.S.-China Institute collects lunar new year stamps from around the world. Which is your favorite?

Video: Lisa Hanson Discusses Video Gaming in China

March 16, 2018

China accounts for over a quarter of the global video game/esports market. Lisa Hanson, who has studied the Chinese market since 2002, highlights key trends in that market.

Video: Morris Rossabi on China And Mongolia Since 1990

February 20, 2018

The USC U.S. China Institute presents a talk by Morris Rossabi on the current situation between Mongolia and China.

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Events

September 26, 2019 - 6:00pm
Los Angeles, California

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.

October 3, 2019 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

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.