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China: Threat or Opportunity? From hacking scandals and climate change to economic growth and currency issues.

USC Annenberg, in partnership with the Center on Communication Leadership and Policy (CCLP) and the Institute for Diversity and Empowerment at Annenberg (IDEA), presents a panel moderated by Robert Scheer in Comm 310: Media and Society.

China's Climate Change Challenge

Dr. Xuedu Lu, Advisor on Climate Change at the Asian Development Bank, will discuss China's actions to mitigate climate change today, the future outlook of such policies, and its implications for international efforts.

Taiwan's Green Paradox: the challenges and successes of sustainability in Taiwan

Chair of Taiwanese Studies Professor Ping-hui Liao will host a public talk discussing the challenges and successes of sustainability in Taiwan.

Liu Jianqiang: China's Environmental Movement A Journalist's Perspective

Liu Jianqiang gives a presentation on China's rapidly evolving environmental movement by one of China's pioneering environmental journalists.

Congressional Research Service Reports

A listing of reports released by the Congressional Research Service.

Asia's Growing Crisis: Floods, Droughts and Melting Himalayan Glaciers

Guest speakers will address the many threats that melting glaciers pose to Asian countries in Washington, DC.

CCCI: Access to Elite Education, Wage Premium and Social Mobilty: The Truth and Illusion of China's College Entrance Exam

The Cornell Contemporary China Initiative Lecture Series, featuring interdisciplinary talks by scholars on issues in China today, runs every Monday this semester. This talk will be presented by Professor Ruixue Jia, Assistant Professor of Economics, School of Global Policy & Strategy, UC San Diego



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.