William Overholt argues that as China reaches a threshold where success has eliminated the conditions that enabled miraculous growth, Xi Jinping is pursuing the riskiest political strategy of any important national leader. Alternative outcomes include continued impressive growth and political stability, Japanese-style stagnation, and a major political-economic crisis.
USCI Board of Scholars, 2017-2018
Alastair Iain Johnston
Governor James Albert Noe and Linda Noe Laine Professor of China in World Affairs, Government
Professor, International Relations
Director, Center for American Studies
Executive Vice Dean, Insitute of International Affairs
(January, 2009 and February 2009 presentations, September, 2010 documentary, April 2016 presentation)
Chair Professor, Division of Social Science
Director, Center on Environment, Energy, and Resource Policy
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
(April, 2007, October, 2009, October 2011, and January, 2015 presentations)
Our "Finding Solutions" conference focused on the work of individuals, companies, and NGOs addressing some of China’s most pressing challenges. We had a large and diverse audience participate. Videos coming soon!
Symposium sponsored by the Grassroots Diplomacy Council and the USC U.S.-China Institute
The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a discussion on American and Chinese aims and tactics in the US-China trade war as well as its impact and potential costs.