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Is there a Political “Left” or “Right” in China? Charting China’s Ideological Spectrum

Analysis of hundreds of thousands of survey responses reveals that ideological positions in China do not align neatly along a left-right divide, but do reflect key economic, political, and nationalistic preferences of China’s body politic
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Is there a Political “Left” or “Right” in China? Charting China’s Ideological Spectrum

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Analysis of hundreds of thousands of survey responses reveals that ideological positions in China do not align neatly along a left-right divide, but do reflect key economic, political, and nationalistic preferences of China’s body politic
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University Education in China: Meeting the 21st Century Challenge?

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How critical thinking and STEM skills of China’s university students compare to those of their peers in other countries
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Greening of the People’s Republic: China’s Investment in Conservation

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Data from China’s unprecedented ecological conservation efforts show positive outcomes in nearly all categories
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Did the “China Shock” Cause Widespread Job Losses in the U.S.?

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New research challenges prevailing view that increased import competition from China resulted in net loss of jobs in the U.S.
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Invisible China: Hundreds of Millions of Rural Underemployed May Slow China’s Growth

Education is the key for China to realize its goal of moving from a middle-income to high-income economy
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Rise of the Robots in China

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Data representative of China’s manufacturing sector reveals China’s global leadership in the use of industrial robots