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June 2015 e-Newsletter

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NEW NEIGHBORS:
Chinese Investment in the U.S. by Congressional District


At the Committee's 2015 Members Program, the National Committee and Rhodium Group rolled out "New Neighbors," the first in-depth study to examine and quantify the effects of Chinese capital inflows to the United States at the local level, estimating investment, operations, and jobs provision in individual congressional districts, and assessing their relevance for American innovation, exports, and other economic linkages.  

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Missed our Capitol Hill preview and 2015 Members Program? Attend a June 5 "New Neighbors" event in Beijing.

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Chinese Delegation Explores U.S. Vocational Education
A delegation of officials from China's Ministry of Education and Chinese technical colleges visited Washington, D.C., Milwaukee, Madison, and San Francisco in April and May for an intensive two-week study tour focused on U.S. vocational education. To improve the delegation’s understanding of American policies, challenges, and best practices in the field, the Committee arranged visits to a range of academic institutions, skills-training centers, think tanks, federal and state government offices, among others.

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Learning Something with Each Step
Having just completed month-long fellowships at U.S. host organizations working on child protection, elder care, clean water access, environmental conservation, historic preservation, philanthropy, and social entrepreneur development, eleven early/mid-career NGO professionals from China and Mongolia head to D.C. for a concluding congress. As one fellow reported, "I feel as though I am learning something with each step."

The Committee is one of 14 organizations funded by the State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs to administer this program.


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Committee Seeks Fall Interns
Now through July 15, we are accepting applications from rising college seniors, college graduates, and graduate students looking for hands-on experience in the field of U.S.-China relations.

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 17, 5:15-7:00 p.m.
Jones Day, New York City


2015 S&ED: Perspectives of Brookings' China Experts

Join Brookings economist David Dollar and political scientists and National Committee board members Cheng Li and Kenneth Lieberthal for a discussion on the Strategic and Economic Dialogue to be held in Washington later this month: What issues are likely to be discussed? What “deliverables” might be expected? What will the Dialogue tell us about the bi-lateral meetings to be held by Presidents Barack Obama and Xi Jinping in September?
 
These China experts, and the program itself, will honor the life and work of Herbert Hansell (1925-2015), a stalwart supporter of the Committee as a member of the Board of Directors for more than 20 years and Treasurer for nine of those years. It is fitting that this event be part of the Committee's Jones Day China Lecture Series, given Herb's lifelong association with the firm.
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Media Library

Japanese Domestic Politics and a Rising China
CFR senior fellow Sheila Smith discusses Intimate Rivals, her latest book, which explores the policy issues testing the Japanese government as it tries to navigate its relationship with China. She also weighs in on the implications of the Sino-Japanese relationship on U.S.-China relations.

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U.S. Foreign Policy Colloquium Keynote
David Rothkopf, CEO and Editor of The FP Group, delivers the keynote address at the opening night program of the U.S. Foreign Policy Colloquium on May 27. Over 100 students gathered in Washington, D.C. for the Colloquium, where they engaged with U.S. government officials, and members of the academic, think tank, business, NGO, and legal communities.

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