Understanding Contemporary China

The Centre provides a focal point for China-related research across The University of Melbourne, and leads an inter-disciplinary program on contemporary Chinese public policy, economics and society.

Our five research themes are:

  • Governance and public policy
  • Domestic economy
  • Agriculture and environment
  • Social change and inequality
  • Trade and overseas direct investment

The latest publications by Centre staff can be found on our New Staff Publications page.

The Centre also supports the Chinese Studies Research Group