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Boliang Zhu

Boliang Zhu

Boliang Zhu

Associate Professor of Political Science
205 Pond Lab University Park, PA 16802
(814) 865-6901
Tuesdays 1:00 – 2:30pm or by appointment (in person)
Boliang Zhu


Ph.D. in Political Science, Columbia University, 2012

Professional Bio

Boliang Zhu is an Associate Professor of Political Science and Asian Studies at the Pennsylvania State University. His research addresses the politics of globalization and development. He specializes in three areas of international and comparative political economy: multinational production and governance, the political economy of foreign direct investment flows, and emerging-market multinational corporations. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in the American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, Comparative Politics, International Studies Quarterly, and Research & Politics.

Areas of Interest

  • International Relations