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Research interests

I am interested in classic debates in international political economy. These include questions of structure and agency, ontology, crisis, and sociopolitical transformation. My work applies a theoretically rigorous approach to studying complexity and understanding the relationship between historical and contemporary contexts in analyses of different countries. I do this by using a variety of methods including historical and time-based approaches, qualitative interviews, text analyses, as well as statistics. My PhD applied this thinking to China’s socio-economic transformation from the 1960’s until the present day.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities


  • HM Sociology
  • Structure and Agency
  • HC Economic History and Conditions
  • China Socio-Economic Transformation
  • JQ Political institutions Asia
  • JF Political institutions (General)
  • French Regulation School
  • International Political Economy
  • Immanent Causality Morphogenetic Approach


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