2006 US State Department Report on Human Rights in Taiwan, March 6, 2007

March 6, 2007

This report describes the human rights practices by the Taiwanese government. Problems exist in the following areas: corruption by officials, violence and discrimination against women, trafficking in persons, and abuses of foreign workers.

Franke and Loeken, Losers and Winners (film), 2007

January 1, 2007

Maurizio Marinelli reviews the film for H-Asia.

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: Major Internal Challenges Facing the Chinese Leadership," February 2-3, 2006

February 2, 2006

This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on February 2-3, 2006. 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.

Zelin, The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China, 2005

January 1, 2005

Thomas Hirzel reviews the book H-HistGeog, January 2009.

Science & Technology Policy Brown Bag Lecture Series: Labor Standards for High Technology: Comparative Experiance of China and India

The Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University presents a discussion comparing China and India in their labor standards for technology industries

Inside China's Automobile Factories: The Politics of Labor and Worker Resistance

Part of Pomona College Pacific Basin Institute's Labor in Contemporary China Series.

China's Labor Market and Global Supply Chain

HSBC in New York City will host a panel discussion on China's labor market.

Working Class Formation in China: Cognitive Dissonance and Politics of Reconceptualization

UC Berkeley Institute of East Asian Studies hosts a talk with Gaochao He on working class formation in China.

Working Conditions and Worker Rights in China: Recent Developments

Representative Christopher Smith and Senator Sherrod Brown of the
Congressional-Executive Commission on China announce a hearing.

China’s Urban Migration and Social Integration

Fudan-UC Center hosts a China Research Workshop on China's migrants' social integration and welfare institution reforms.