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.
Teresa Wright - Discussant For Politics: The Chinese Party-State And Chinese Society
Teresa Wright chairs the political science department at California State University, Long Beach. Her research has focused on how the Chinese state has successfully engineered sweeping economic changes without undertaking significant political reform. She’s written on a wide-range of topics, including trust in government, religious groups, and youth attitudes. Wright’s newest book is Party and State in Post-Mao China.
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