Research Projects

The Chinese Welfare State

Using various national household survey datasets as well as administrative data and a cross-national comparative perspective, this research aims to understand the Chinese welfare state both conceptually and empirically and places the Chinese case in the global context. 

Aging, Care & Health

This research focuses broadly on aging, care, and health among Chinese and Asian American older adults and examines the social and economic determinants of health and other outcomes of older adults.

Recent News

September 13, 2019

China Center’s 2019-2020 Lecture Series Focuses on Using Scientific Evidence to Address Social Challenges in China

The Columbia China Center for Social Policy will host its 2019-2020 Lecture Series on the theme of Using Scientific Evidence to Address Social Challenges in China. Eleven experts from multiple disciplines including communication, education, sociology, political science, nursing, and social work will offer lectures that address various social challenges faced by China through scientific inquiries and evidence.


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