Yiqing Xu

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Yiqing Xu works in political methodology and positive political economy, with a special focus on development and institutions in China. He received a PhD in Political Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2016), an MA in Economics from Peking University (2010) and a BA in Economics (2007) from Fudan University, and conducted pre-doctoral research at Stanford University (2014-2015). His work has appeared, or will soon appear, in American Political Science ReviewAmerican Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, Political Analysis, Political Science Research and Methods, among other peer reviewed journals.


Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016

Political Methodology, Comparative Politics, Positive Political Economy 

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