China

Audio: What New Leadership in China Will Bring

November 12, 2012

Jacques deLisle of the Law School discusses the future of China and its new leadership.

Article Source: WHYY

PhillyDeals: Is China Power Struggle Really That Scary?

November 11, 2012

Marshall Meyer of the Wharton School comments on the unrest in China.

Article Source: Philly.com
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Media Contact:Katherine Unger Baillie | kbaillie@upenn.edu | 215-898-9194November 2, 2012

At the World Resources Forum in Beijing, Penn’s Iliana Sepúlveda Shares Lessons on Energy Subsides

PHILADELPHIA — To a room full of academics and Ph.D. students in the notoriously polluted city of Beijing, the University of Pennsylvania’s Iliana Sepúlveda presented ideas for increasing the use of energy-efficient technology that may one day help lessen the burden of fossil-fuel combustion in that city, as well as many others across the globe.

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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460August 1, 2012

Hailing a Rickshaw: Penn Summer Program Offers High School Students Lessons in World Languages and Cultures

A few years of French or Spanish may fulfill a foreign-language requirement to graduate from high school.  But in today’s global environment, some career-minded young people want to learn critical international languages that aren’t widely taught in high school.

Enter the STARTALK program at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460May 11, 2012

Six Penn Students Receive U.S. State Department Critical Language Scholarships

          PHILADELPHIA – Six University of Pennsylvania students have been awarded U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarships for study this summer:

Philly Deals: Aging Population, Oil Prices Will Make China More Expensive

May 3, 2012

Marshall Meyer of the Wharton School says, “Things are happening to drive up manufacturing costs in China.”

Article Source: Philly.com

For Chinese, Lessons in Philanthropy 101 at Penn

May 4, 2012

Dean Richard Gelles, Eileen Heisman and graduate Tianxue Qiu of the School of Social Policy and Practice discuss Chinese officials learning about philanthropy at Penn.

Article Source: Philly.com

Chinese Philanthropy and a Child’s Death in Philadelphia

April 30, 2012

Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice is highlighted for discussing Chinese philanthropy and a child-welfare case in Philadelphia.

Article Source: Philly.com

Will China’s Real Estate Bubble Burst?

April 24, 2012

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School comments on real estate and the economy in China.

Article Source: CNN Money

Chinese Surprised by U.S. Charities’ Lack of State Control

April 18, 2012

Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on meeting with delegates from China about U.S. charities.

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