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.
Helleiner and Kirshner, eds., The Great Wall of Money - Power and Politics in China's International Monetary Relations, 2014
Winnie King reviewed this book for the History of Diplomacy discussion list. It is reprinted here via Creative Commons license.
Shorenstein APARC presents a talk by Professor TJ Pempel. He will examine complex interrelations of international trade with particular attention to the broad role hitherto played by economic cooperation in reducing security tensions within East Asia and across the Asia-Pacific.
Book launch and discussion of Michael Fabey's new book that discusses the political tensions between the U.S. and China in the South China Sea.
The Stanford Ho Center for Buddhist Studies hosts a talk by Tim H. Barrett on how Buddhist traditions might have influenced the Chinese tradition of political thought.
Duke University and University of North Carolina host the China Leadership Summit, a gathering of undergraduates from China and the U.S. interested in deepening their understanding of China and creating a more productive relationship between the U.S. and China.
The Sigur Center for Asian Studies presents a talk by Dr. Guo Xuetang, director of Institute of International Strategy and Policy Analysis (IISPA) of Shanghai University of International Business and Economics (SUIBE) in Shanghai.
Exhibition on the re-start of U.S.-China relations due to what is commonly referred to as "ping-pong diplomacy".
This roundtable will specifically discuss Taiwan's diplomatic relations with countries in the region as well as its significant contributions to natural disaster preparedness and combating public health threats.