Yunnan Chen

Global China Research Fellow

PhD Candidate, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
MA, Political Science, University of British Columbia
BA, Politics, Philosophy, and Economics, University of Oxford

Yunnan Chen was a Global China Research Fellow with the Boston University Global Development Policy Center and PhD Candidate at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. She is a research assistant at the SAIS China Africa Research Initiative (CARI), and has been a pre-doc fellow at the Centre for Global Development. Her research focuses on the rise of China in global development, focusing on infrastructure finance in Africa. She worked at the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex, and Chinadialogue, London. She holds an MA in political science from the University of British Columbia, and a BA in politics, philosophy and economics from the University of Oxford.

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