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BA German, MiddleburyCollege
MA Anthropology, Southern Methodist University
My doctoral research focuses on poverty alleviation for rural-to-urban migrants. As the most populous country, China's successes and failures in dealing with urban poverty reveal the scalability of local programs, particularly in non-democratic systems, which remain the norm across the developing world.
Year entered program: 2009
Region of Study:
East Asia, China
Economic anthropology; urban poverty; social entrepreneurship