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Hearing on China and Global Health

Hearing on China and Global Health

July 31, 2019 - Washington DC - The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission held a hearing on China’s role ...
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Oxford University Book Talk

Oxford University Book Talk

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - Oxford, UK - China Centre, Lucina Ho Seminar Room American society is angrier, more fragmented, ...
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Brigadoon Radio: Episode 21: Brigadoon Book Report: Blaming China Won't Fix America's Economy

Brigadoon Radio: Episode 21: Brigadoon Book Report: Blaming China Won’t Fix America’s Economy

June 4, 2019 - A recorded conversation between Dr. Mark Stellingworth and Benjamin Shobert. The conversation explores Ben's first book, ...
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Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce Book Talk

Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce Book Talk

May 30, 2019 - Challenging but good discussion about US-China relations at yesterday evening's Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce ...
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Blaming China Book Talk - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Blaming China Book Talk – Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Earlier this week the Gates Foundation brought me in to speak to a group of Chinese social media influencers. My ...
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Blaming China - China MBA Cohort

Blaming China – China MBA Cohort

A lot of fun speaking to a portion of the Microsoft China MBA cohort about healthcare, tech and trade. Hoping ...
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Economic Club of Colorado

Economic Club of Colorado

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Signature Luncheon with Benjamin Shobert, author of Blaming China Denver ...
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Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS)

Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS)

US-China Innovation Forum: Setting the Agenda Wednesday, April 10, 2019 11:30 am - 5:00 pmCSIS Headquarters This is a raw ...
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University of Warsaw, Poland

University of Warsaw, Poland

March 9-10, 2019 - The University of Warsaw hosted Blaming China author Benjamin Shobert for a two day lecture series ...
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Brigadoon 2019 - Blaming China Book Talk

Brigadoon 2019 – Blaming China Book Talk

February 26, 2019 - A big thank you to the Brigadoon team for the opportunity to provide a book talk ...
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Economic Alliance Snohomish County Annual Event

Economic Alliance Snohomish County Annual Event

February 20, 2019 - Join EASC for an economic forecast presentation on the economic trends and future of our region, ...
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Seattle University Book Talk

Seattle University Book Talk

Successful event featuring Benjamin Shobert, author of "Blaming China: It Might Feel Good but It Won't Fix America's Economy." Thank ...
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Blaming China:  Book of the Month!

Blaming China: Book of the Month!

January 14, 2019 - Featured as book of the month. American society is angrier, more fragmented, and more polarized than ...
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History as a Mirror

History as a Mirror

January 3, 2019 - From the Beijing Review: January 1, 2019 marked the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ...
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China says open to more trade negotiations with US in January

China says open to more trade negotiations with US in January

December 21, 2018 - BEIJING (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - China's Ministry of Commerce has confirmed a plan for more ...
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Interview: China's reform, opening-up has benefited China-U.S. ties -- expert (Xinhua)

Interview: China’s reform, opening-up has benefited China-U.S. ties — expert (Xinhua)

December 20, 2018 - "ATLANTA, the United States, Dec. 19 (Xinhua) -- A U.S. expert on China has said that ...
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"U.S., Chinese experts mark 40th anniversary of country ties"

“U.S., Chinese experts mark 40th anniversary of country ties”

December 16, 2018 - " From Xinhua:  "ATLANTA, the United States, Dec. 15 (Xinhua) -- Experts and scholars from China ...
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The Carter Center China Event

The Carter Center China Event

December 15, 2018 - Atlanta, GA On December 15, 1978, the American and Chinese government issued the joint communique, declaring that ...
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Sinica SupChina Podcast

Sinica SupChina Podcast

December 13, 2018 - This week on the Sinica Podcast, Jeremy and Kaiser are joined by Benjamin Shobert, who visited ...
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Book Talk:  Shanghai-Seattle Expats Club

Book Talk: Shanghai-Seattle Expats Club

December 11, 2018 - The Shanghai-Seattle Expats, sponsored by APCO, hosted Blaming China author, Ben Shobert, for a book talk.  ...
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SiriusXM Michelangelo Signorile Show

SiriusXM Michelangelo Signorile Show

December 5, 2018 - On Today's Show: Independent journalist reporting on national security issues Marcy Wheeler of Emptywheel on the ...
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Book Talk:  Seattle-China Club

Book Talk: Seattle-China Club

November 30, 2018 "The China Club of Seattle, founded in 1916 by Judge Thomas Burke, was an advocate for American ...
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NCUSCR Interview

NCUSCR Interview

In this interview, Benjamin Shobert discusses his new book Blaming China:  It Might Feel Good but it Won't Fix America's ...
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Book Talk:  Beijing Bookworm

Book Talk: Beijing Bookworm

November 7, 2018 - In a new book, Blaming China: It Might FeelGood but it Won’t Fix America’s Economy, Benjamin ...
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Blaming China Book Talk:  National Committee on US-China Relations (VIDEO)

Blaming China Book Talk: National Committee on US-China Relations (VIDEO)

Benjamin Shobert explores how American attitudes toward China have changed in recent years, and how U.S. domestic politics have affected ...
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University of Washington - Global Business Forum

University of Washington – Global Business Forum

On October 22, Blaming China author Benjamin Shobert led a session at the University of Washington Foster School of Business ...
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Washington State US-China Relations Council Book Talk

Washington State US-China Relations Council Book Talk

From WSCRC's web site:  "On October 11, 2018, the Washington State China Relations Council held the ninth session of the ...
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Pacific Council on International Policy - Book Excerpt

Pacific Council on International Policy – Book Excerpt

The Pacific Council on International Policy just published an excerpt from Blaming China, this one focused on the economic anxieties ...
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U.S.-China Relations: A Generational Challenge Briefing

U.S.-China Relations: A Generational Challenge Briefing

Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 2-3PM, Longworth 1732 Ben's written comments for the record are available here. U.S.-China relations in modern ...
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Washington DC Book Launch

Washington DC Book Launch

On Monday, September 17th, the National Bureau of Asian Research (NBR) hosted Benjamin Shobert for a book talk in their ...
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Blaming China Book Cover

International Policy Digest: Blaming China Excerpt

Featured at International Policy Digest, September 5, 2018 " In late June of 2016, Donald Trump’s campaign saw fit to ...
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Bloomberg:  "Florida Senator: Is Medicare Boosting China’s Biotech Market?"

Bloomberg: “Florida Senator: Is Medicare Boosting China’s Biotech Market?”

Quoted in the following Bloomberg piece from August 28, 2018: "Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) wants to know if Medicare is ...
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FT:  "China biotech looks to make leap from ‘fast followers’"

FT: “China biotech looks to make leap from ‘fast followers’”

Featured in this Financial Times column from August 14, 2018.  Full story available here. "Han Yusheng, a Chinese entrepreneur with ...
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China’s Latest Vaccine Scandal: An Analysis of Key Factors and Assessment of China’s Way Forward

China’s Latest Vaccine Scandal: An Analysis of Key Factors and Assessment of China’s Way Forward

Featured in a Q&A on the emerging vaccine scandal in China.  Full Q&A available here.  August 7, 2018 "China is ...
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New Deals Summit

New Deals Summit

America’s Role in the World and the Future of Trade, Seattle, WA (scheduled, closed briefing).  May 29, 2018. Ben is ...
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US-China Business Conference

US-China Business Conference

China’s Health and Demographics: Opportunities, Challenges and Implications for Business, Washington DC, US Chamber of Commerce.  May 1-2, 2018. The China ...
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Innovative Asia

Innovative Asia

Innovation Policy and the Implications for Healthcare and Life Sciences, National Bureau of Asian Research, Washington DC. NBR Reports (Mar 2018) ...
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Forbes

Forbes

"Why China Will Capitalize on Groundbreaking Healthcare Technologies Before the West" "For years, the analogy of how China leapfrogged the ...
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Innovative Asia

Innovative Asia

Live Events in Seoul, South Korea and Tokyo, Japan "In early stages of economic development, a country’s healthcare and life ...
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Blaming China Book Cover

It might feel good but, it won’t fix America’s economy.