Dorothy Solinger

Dorothy J. Solinger is one of the most published analysts of China's social and political developments over the past 40 years. She has published six books with single authorship, the last two of which won major scholarly awards.  Her works cover a range of topics, including the creation of the People's Republic and the politics of urban economic reform. She has been invited to speak in 19 countries and has published nearly 100 articles and book chapters; she has also been the recipient of numerous scholarly research grants.

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How China Escaped the Poverty Trap

February 24: Professor Yuen Yuen Ang discussed her book’s striking conclusions about China’s development path, its implications for rethinking Western history and the norms of international development, and how other countries may escape the poverty trap. 

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Graduate Student Project Grant

Graduate Student Project Grant

The Long Institute is delighted to offer support for UC Irvine graduate student research projects on China, connected to the exploration of challenges in contemporary China. This can range from summer travel stipends to funds for comprehensive surveys. The grant application call has closed for June 2017-18 round.