U.S. Assistant Attorney General John Demers discussed the China Initiative and the process for assessing risks posed by Chinese acquisitions or the business operations of Chinese companies in America.
Congressional Research Service, "China’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Mitigation Policies," Sept. 10, 2008
A background report of China's greenhouse gas emissions and mitigation policies.
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: China's Energy Policies and Their Environmental Impacts," August 13, 2008
This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on August 13, 2008. The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the U.S. Congress in 2000 to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.
Spoor, Heerink, and Qu, Dragons with Clay Feet? Transition, Sustainable Land Use, and Rural Environment in China and Vietnam, 2007.
Reviewed for H-Environment by Micah Muscolino, Department of History, Saint Mary's College of California
Thomas S. Mullaney reviews the book for H-Energy, March 2007, credit H-Asia.
The meeting of the working group was conducted under the agreement reached by
President George W. Bush and President Jiang Zemin in February 2002 to undertake
consultations to explore common ground and areas for cooperation on climate change. The two countries have identified 10 areas for cooperative research
Vice President Albert Gore talked in Beijing about the link between environmental protection and economic development of U.S. and China.
University of California, Berkeley Institute of East Asian Studies hosts a talk with Julie Sze
The UCLA Asia Institute hosts a talk by Emily Yeh to discuss findings about Tibetan pastoralists’ knowledge of climate change, as well as factors leading to vulnerability to climate change, based on an interdisciplinary project conducted in Nagchu, in the northern part of the Tibet Autonomous Region, PRC.
As the dance over control of TikTok gets more complicated, last week it came out that the U.S. government has asked American-based video gaming companies where China’s Tencent is an owner or investor to detail how they handle the data of American players.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk with author David Lampton. His new book examines China’s effort to create an intercountry railway system connecting China and its seven Southeast Asian neighbors.