Ph.D., University of California, Berkley, 1987
M.A., Chinese Studies, Stanford University
B.A., Political Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
General research interest: comparative political economy of economic development, especially in Southeast Asia.
Current research: political economy of automobile industrialization in East Asia; politics of upgrading in Southeast Asian rubber industries; labor, informality and economic upgrading in Southeast Asia.
Teaching: politics of Southeast Asia; political economy of development; labor and development; cooperation and conflict; qualitative methods.