Confucius Institutes

Confucius Institutes in the United States

November 18, 2021

Only 25% of the Confucius Institutes that have opened in the U.S. are still operating.

U.S. Senate, China's Impact on the U.S. Educational System, February 27, 2019

February 27, 2019

The U.S. Senate Permanent Committee on Investigations released this report. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) chaired the committee. Tom Carper (D-Delaware) was the ranking minority member of the committee.

U.S. Government Accountability Office, Agreements Establishing Confucius Institutes at U.S. Universities Are Similar, but Institute Operations Vary, February 16, 2019

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.

American Association of University Professors, Confucius Institutes, June 2014

June 1, 2014

This report was prepared by the Association’s Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure in June 2014.

Confucius Institutes - The Globalization of Chinese Soft Power

March 3, 2014

A panel discussion at the conference titled "A New Era in Cultural Diplomacy: Rising Soft Power in Emerging Markets."