December 18, 2020
What Do Chinese People Think of Developed Countries?
By Adam Y. Liu, Xiaojun Li, and Songying Fang
Perceptions of China have darkened in the United States and much of Europe. Are those feelings mutual?
October 09, 2020
COVID-19 Has Dimmed Xi’s Approval Ratings Abroad – But Not in China
By Sungmin Cho
Why have Chinese citizens shown even stronger support for Xi Jinping during the COVID-19 crisis?
October 08, 2020
How Did Chinese People React to Trump’s COVID-19 Diagnosis?
By Hemant Adlakha
Chinese social media is abuzz with a debate on whether Trump’s diagnosis should elicit sympathy or satisfaction.
October 08, 2020
The Public in Advanced Economies are Not Happy with China – or Xi
By Abhijnan Rej
A new opinion poll shows a dramatic growth in public pessimism about China across Europe, North America, and the Asia-Pacific.
July 23, 2020
How Chinese People View the US Sanctions Against Huawei
By Mu Chunshan
The attack on Huawei has been hugely damaging for Chinese popular opinion toward the United States.
July 03, 2020
Public Sentiment Toward Australia Shifts in China
By Dan Hu
A recent survey notes some important changes in how urban, educated Chinese view Australia.
June 18, 2020
Will American and Chinese Societies Support a New Type of Cold War?
By Matt Ferchen and Hanns W. Maull
Leaders on both sides are taking a more confrontational line, but are the people willing to go along?
May 29, 2020
COVID-19 and Trust in the Chinese Government: What Do We Actually Know?
By Allison Quatrini
We need to be cautious about survey data exploring the Chinese public's attitudes toward their government.
February 21, 2020
COVID-19: Dr. Zhong Nanshan Is In
By Marjorie Perry
Amid a public trust crisis sparked by the new coronavirus, the 'SARS hero' has been tasked to reassure us it’s going to be okay.
February 13, 2019
Why China’s Younger Generation (Sort of) Loves Jiang Zemin
By Chutian Zhou
Meet China’s “toad worshipers.”
November 02, 2018
How Do Chinese Netizens View the US-China Trade War?
By Chuchu Zhang and Chaowei Xiao
Most Chinese netizens aren’t overly concerned about the trade tensions with the United States.
January 13, 2018
China’s Hybrid Warfare and Taiwan
By Ying Yu Lin
How China could use “fake news” and digital warfare in its preparations for engagement with Taiwan.