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Undergraduate Seminar: Communication and Social Change in China

May 31, 2012

Yu Hong will be offering Comm 400 this fall. Tuesdays/Thursdays 11-12:20

Zhang, "Association Between Changes in Air Pollution Levels During the Beijing Olympics and Biomarkers of Inflammation and Thrombosis in Healthy Young Adults" 2012

May 16, 2012

Using the 2008 Beijing Olympics as their laboratory, University of Southern California (USC) researchers have found biological evidence that even a short-term reduction in air pollution exposure improves one’s cardiovascular health.

Beijing Olympics Experiment Reveals Biological Link Between Air Pollution Exposure, Cardiovascular Disease

May 15, 2012

Using the 2008 Beijing Olympics as their laboratory, University of Southern California (USC) researchers and colleagues have found biological evidence that even a short-term reduction in air pollution exposure improves one’s cardiovascular health.

NEW COURSE - Water and Energy Management in China: Market Forces and Socialist Ideology

April 11, 2012

Dr. Juliana Qiong Wang's Course will discuss environmental economics and policy. The class meets from 12:30-1:50 on TTH in SOS B-15.

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: China’s Global Quest for Resources and Implications for the United States," January 26, 2012

January 26, 2012

This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on January 26, 2012. The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the U.S. Congress in 2000 to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.

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.

An Inside Look at Global Health Activity at USC

October 5, 2011

The University of Southern California's Institute for Global Health Students in China recently supported Lily Fu to conduct summer research in China.

2009-2010 USCI Faculty Research Grants

August 25, 2011

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

Congressional Research Service, "China’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Mitigation Policies," July 18, 2011

July 18, 2011

Jane Leggett, a specialist on Energy and Environmental Policy, wrote this report.

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Events

April 9, 2020 - 4:00pm

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for an online talk with Julia Strauss on her new book, which focuses on the period 1949 to 1954 and compares how the Communist Party in China and the Nationalist Party in Taiwan sought to consolidate their authority and foster economic development.

April 16, 2020 - 4:00pm

The USC U.S.-China institute presents a webcast with award-winning journalist Dexter Robert. His new book explores the reality behind today’s financially-ascendant China and pulls the curtain back on how the Chinese manufacturing machine is actually powered.