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

January 13, 2020

China Center Research Team Presentations at SSWR 2020 Conference

The Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) Annual Conference offers a scientific program that reflects a broad range of research interests of social work scholars. This year, China Center research team members will present new findings on aging, health, immigration, poverty, and social policy at the SSWR 2020 conference at Marriott Marquis Washington DC from Jan. 15 to 19, 2020. Here is a list of the presentations.



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