Labor

China and the Human

City University of New York will host a conference to explore the relationship of China with human beings.

Working Conditions and Factory Auditing in the Chinese Toy Industry

This hearing will examine allegations regarding working conditions at four Chinese toy manufacturers, what the toy industry is doing to audit factories in China and address reports of poor working conditions, and the effectiveness of private-sector auditing and business codes of conduct in China.

Symposium: “Chinese Workers: Under Threat or a Threat to American Workers?”

Indiana University presents a symposium on labor issues in China.

Fortune Teller

Xu Tong's Fortune Teller will be screened at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco.

Taiwan and Asia Pacific Economic Integration: ECFA, TPP, and Beyond

The Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University presents a conference to highlight Taiwan and Asia Pacific Economic Integration.

Building China: The rise of informal precarious work in China’s construction industry

The UCLA Center for Chinese Studies presents a talk by Sarah Swider from Wayne State on the migrants in precarious work in China's construction industry.

Perfect Life

Emily Tang's second feature tells the bleak stories of female migrant workers in China.

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.

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Events

January 28, 2021 - 4:00pm

Jennifer Pan examines how China's major social assistance program, Dibao, has been used to quell dissent.

February 4, 2021 - 4:00pm

Scott Rozelle discusses his new book that looks at the stark contrast between China's rural and urban populations.