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40 People on 40 Years

The Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues is pleased to host the 40 on 40 project, a groundbreaking series of 40 video interviews of Chinese and U.S. policymakers produced by the Shanghai Institute of American Studies, the Center for American Studies at Fudan University, and The Paper, a Chinese digital media outlet. The series commemorates the fortieth anniversary of diplomatic ties between the People's Republic of China and the United States.

Please read an introduction of the series by Professor Wu Xinbo of Fudan University.

Video Series

40 on 40: Terry Branstad (Video)

March 14, 2019

Duration: 7 minutes

40 on 40: Cui Tiankai (Video)

March 14, 2019

Duration: 7 minutes

40 on 40: J. Stapleton Roy (Video)

March 14, 2019

Duration: 6 minutes

40 on 40: Jeffery Bader (Video)

March 14, 2019

Duration: 7 minutes

40 on 40: Zhou Wenzhong (Video)

March 14, 2019

Duration: 7 minutes

40 on 40:Zhao Qizheng (Video)

April 3, 2020

Duration: 8 minutes