Crisis response

China earthquake relief -- options for corporations

May 19, 2008

May 19th list of urgently needed supplies.

David McCormick, U.S. Treasury Undersecretary, "Global Financial Turmoil and its Implications for China," May 9, 2008

May 9, 2008

McCormick, speaking in Shanghai, on the impact of the liquidity/credit problems in the United States on China and the world and what measures are being taken to alleviate the crisis.

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: China's Proliferation Practices and Role in the North Korea Crisis," March 10, 2005

March 10, 2005

This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on March 10, 2005. 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.

Amb. Prueher to Foreign Minister Tang (EP-3 Incident), 2001

April 11, 2001

Ambassador Joseph W. Prueher's Letter to Foreign Minister Tang Jiaxuan

The Effects on US-China Relations of the Accidental Bombing of the Chinese Embassy in Belgrade, 1999

May 27, 1999

Testimony of Stanley Roth, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs

Tiananmen Square Document 31: Cable, What Happened on the Night of June 3/4?, 1989

June 22, 1989

This document, as its authors state in the outset, "attempts to set the record straight" about the events of the night of June 3-4. (June 22, 1989)

Tiananmen Square Document 4: Student Demonstrations Update, 1986

December 24, 1986

The cable notes how the recent spate of demonstrations provoked criticism from the Chinese government who warned that the adoption of "overly energetic methods" to express views could affect stability and interfere with societal functions. (December 24, 1986)

The Potential Institutional Change in China

The University of California Los Angeles Center for Chinese Studies will host Dr. Yeliang Xia in a talk to examine crises and challenges facing China.

The Origins of Sedentism and Agriculture in Early China

Stanford University presents a public talk on food production in China.



September 24, 2020 - 2:00pm

Join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a conversation with U.S. Assistant Attorney General John Demers.

October 15, 2020 - 4:00pm

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.