pollution

Video: Matthew Kahn on Economic Growth And The Environment In China

September 9, 2016

Matthew Kahn, an economic expert on climate change policy and USC professor, looks at life in China's cities from the personal perspectives of the rich, middle class, and poor, and how they cope with the stresses of pollution.

John Kerry, “Remarks at the US-China Meeting on Oceans,” June 6, 2016

June 7, 2016

Secretary of State Kerry spoke at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. The Oceans meeting was part of this year’s Strategic and Economic Dialogue.

Let's Talk About Smog: Censoring Environmental Issues in China

March 29, 2016

China is increasingly making strides toward becoming a global environmental leader, but its continued censorship of critical discussion at home complicates this progress.

Shaprio, China's Environmental Challenge, 2012.

January 1, 2012

Judith Shapiro teaches at American University. Her book was reviewed by Micah Muscolino for H-Environment and reprinted here under Creative Commons license.

What happens in the wombs under the dome? Air pollution in China and fetal development and birth outcomes

University of Pennsylvania Center for the Study of Contemporary China hosts a discussion with Zhao Qingguo on the impact of air pollution on fetal development in China.

Blue Skies over Beijing: Economic Growth and the Environment in China

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a book talk by Matthew Kahn, an economic expert on climate change policy and USC professor. In "Blue Skies over Beijing," Kahn looks at life in China's cities from the personal perspectives of the rich, middle class, and poor, and how they cope with the stresses of pollution.

Visualizing China's Pollution

The Asia Society's Asia Society in Queens Series presents a talk by Michael Zhao.

Split Enforcement: How Central Local Relations Affect Pollution Law Enforcement in China

University of California, Los Angeles Asia Institute hosts a talk with Benjamin van Rooij

Screening: The Chinese Mayor

University of Michigan Center for Chinese Studies hosts a screening of the documentary The Chinese Mayor that tells to story of Datong mayor Geng Yanbo as he tries to transform one of China's most polluted cities.

Events

September 24, 2020 - 2:00pm

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

October 14, 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.