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.
Marshall Meyer of the Wharton School says, “Things are happening to drive up manufacturing costs in China.”
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice is highlighted for discussing Chinese philanthropy and a child-welfare case in Philadelphia.
Edwin Keh of the Wharton School is interviewed about China’s retail industry.
Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a report of an organ-harvesting facility in China.