Urbanization

Tao Ran 陶然: China’s Urbanization Model and its Challenges

May 17, 2016

Professor Tao Ran from Renmin University spoke on the "Urbanization: Its Costs, benefits, and Complications" panel at China’s Growing Pains on April 22, 2016.

Jonathan Woetzel: How to Change a Billion People

May 17, 2016

Jonathan Woetzel from McKinsey & Company spoke on the "Urbanization: Its Costs, benefits, and Complications" panel at China’s Growing Pains on April 22, 2016.

Waste not, want not — the Transformation of China’s Underground Recycling Industry

March 21, 2016

USC Dornsife professor envisions solutions to one of the world’s perplexing environmental challenges

Crook et al, Prosperity’s Predicament: Identity, Reform, and Resistance in Rural Wartime China, 2013

January 1, 2013

The book by Isabel Crook, Christina K. Gilmartin, Xiji Yu, Gail Hershatter, and Emily Honig was reviewed by Bin Yang for H-World (September 2013) and is reproduced here via a Creative Commons license.

Video: Qin Shao on Resident Protesters in Urban China

April 5, 2012

Qin Shao discusses her research on urban protesters and their evolving identities as a result of prevalent housing reforms in China during the past three decades.

Seminar studies sustainable funding for China’s infrastructure

March 30, 2012

Rapid urbanization has created a need for sustainable funding and financial strategy for infrastructure renewal in China, said Richard Little, a senior fellow at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy, in a seminar offered on March 7 by USC Price and the Metrans Transportation Center.

U.S. Commercial Service, "2012 Country Commercial Guide for China," January 1, 2012

January 1, 2012

This guide provides a market overview and examines political and economic factors affecting market opportunities. It provides detailed information on the U.S. government resources available to support the work of American businesses as well as highlighting fairs and associations of interest to business professionals.

2009-2010 USCI Faculty Research Grants

August 25, 2011

USC Faculty study visual ethnography, urbanization and environmental change, and American brands in China

China's elite takes up golf

July 21, 2011

By OWEN WANG

PRC National Bureau of Statistics, Major Findings of the 2010 China Census, April 28, 2011

May 2, 2011

Communiqué of the National Bureau of Statistics of People's Republic of China on Major Figures of the 2010 Population Census [1] (No 1)

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Events

December 3, 2020 - 3:00pm

Outside the Box [Office], USC U.S.-China Institute, and MTV Documentary Films present a Live Q&A with Writer/Director/Producer Hao Wu discussing his new documentary film 76 DAYS. Everyone who registers for the webinar will be sent a link to view the film 48 hours prior to the Q&A.

December 10, 2020 - 1:00pm

David Shambaugh speaks on his new book focusing on the United States and China in one of the world's most dynamic regions.