New media

Evaluating the Impact of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games

March 27, 2009

USC symposium brought together scholars and practitioners who shared research insights on China's public diplomacy strategies and the impact of these games on perceptions of China's soft power resources and global attitudes towards a rising China.

Election ’08 and the Challenge of China - USCI Documentary

October 6, 2008

The U.S.-China relationship is complicated and is vital for both countries and the world. Where do Senators McCain and Obama stand on U.S.-China trade, security, environmental, and human rights issues? How important has policy toward China been in past elections and in 2008? These are the questions explored in a USC U.S.-China Institute documentary.

New Globalization and Cultural Industry in China

September 19, 2008

Katherine Chu investigates how Chinese state and film industry actors have responded to the perceived opportunities and challenges of globalization.

Counting Medals -- 2008 Beijing Games

August 13, 2008

Is finishing second or third important? Chinese and American publications use different methods to represent their countries' success in the games.

Will the Olympics Change China?

August 7, 2008

USCI Executive Committee member, Daniel Lynch, discusses in the Far Eastern Economic Review how the Beijing Olympics will, or will not, facilitate political change 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.