A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
Asia Society: Texas presents a seminar in which we will seek to understand how China's “resource diplomacy”—its overseas pursuit of energy and resources—affects the international system and U.S.—China relations.
The Center for East Asian Studies Center at the University of Chicago presents a talk by Guangfeng Mou.
Daniel Yergin will speak at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco on Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World.
Green Innovation in China: China’s Wind Power Industry and the Global Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy
The Weatherhead East Asian Institute (WEAI) presents "Green Innovation in China: China's Wind Power Industry and the Global Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy," a brown bag lecture with Joanna Lewis, Assistant Professor of Science, Technology, and International Affairs (STIA), Georgetown University.
The Elliott School of International Affairs in Washington D.C. presents Philip Andrew-Speed as part of the transnational Asia lecture series.
Writer Adam Minter will visit USC to discuss his book Junkyard Planet: Travels in the Billion-Dollar Trash Trade, where he explores the export of America's recyclables and the massive profits that China and other rising nations earn from it.