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- Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
- B.A. Yale University
Daniel Mattingly is Assistant Professor of Political Science. He studies the political economy of development and authoritarian politics with a focus on China. His book, The Art of Political Control in China (Cambridge University Press) examines how China’s authoritarian state controls protest and implements ambitious policies from sweeping urbanization schemes to family planning initiatives. His current work examines the role of the military, nationalism, and surveillance technology in Chinese politics. He received a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, and a B.A. from Yale University.
- “The Hong Kong protests have been going on for months. What explains this sustained action?”, Washington Post Monkey Cage, September 30, 2019.
Fields of Interest:
- Comparative Politics
- Political Economy
- 2021-06-27 - Best Book Award from the 2021 APSA Democracy and Autocracy Section for “The Art of Political Control in China”
- 2021-09-03 - Gaddis Smith International Book Prize for best first book for “The Art of Political Control in China”