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Yuen Yuen Ang

Yuen Yuen Ang is associate professor of political science at the University of Michigan, who studies global development and Chinese political economy. She is the author of How China Escaped the Poverty Trap (Cornell University Press, Series in Political Economy, 2016), winner of the 2017 Peter Katzenstein Book Prize. In 2017, she served on the United Nations Expert Group on Eradicating Poverty.