Foreword by Janet Yellen
This issue of the USC U.S.-China Institute's newsletter focuses on Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's trip to China. We review previous mayoral visits, battles over flags, successes and disappointments on securing animals for the local zoo, and even the participation of a woman later accused of being a spy. Our comprehensive calendar of China-focused events across North American is included.
Media Advisory: USC/Peking University report on building US-China trust to be released on April 22, 2014
The U.S.-China Bi-National Commission on Trust-Building and Enhancing Relations releases its report on fostering deeper U.S.-China understanding and improved ties through next generation programs, bringing in a greater variety of people and utilizing new technological platforms.
Alhambra Source, the trilingual news site overseen by the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, launched a groundbreaking social media partnership with the Alhambra Police Department this month.
USC and Pacific Asia Museum of Pasadena announced an affiliation on Nov. 18. The alliance between the museum and the university presents a wealth of collaborative opportunities for both institutions. Originally published by USC News.
Through Tinted Lenses? - Video from the conference exploring how Americans and Chinese see each other
The USC U.S.-China Institute conference focused on the images Chinese and Americans have of each other and each other's country. We also discussed the influence these perceptions have on the decision-making of governments, organizations, and individuals.
China and the state of California have built deep and interdependent socioeconomic exchanges that reverberate across the globe, and these interactions make California a microcosm of the most important international relationship of the twenty-first century. In his book, journalist Matt Sheehan chronicles the real people who are making these connections.
The USC U.S.-China Institute invites you to a presentation with Patrice Poujol on how blockchain technology changes the way films are financed, produced and distributed in China.