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Issue 7: DEC. 22, 2020
EXPERT INTERVIEW
A New Era of Chinese Technology and Innovation
Tai Ming Cheung on China's latest five-year plan and its efforts to boost its innovation capabilities, as well as the response by Western countries in key sectors such as 5G, artificial intelligence, quantum physics and biotech.
CHINA THROUGHLINES
U.S.-China Capitalist Rivalry
Karl Gerth interviews Ho-fung Hung of Johns Hopkins University on how Sino-American decoupling can best be explained within an inter-capitalist rivalry rather than an ideological clash.
CHINA STUDIES
Academic Versatility and Collaboration

Paul Pickowicz speaks with the Chinese Historical Review on his insights on interdisciplinary studies and his journey in building one of the most renowned Chinese history programs.
Teaching the moment
To understand how China is managing the pandemic, we have curated teaching resources from research, reporting and multimedia analysis.
21st Century China Center