Faculty

Lynette Ong

Office Location

SS 3053

Phone Number

416-978-6804

Fax Number

416-978-5566

Email Address

lynette.ong@utoronto.ca

Website

lynetteong.com

Area Group(s)

  • Comparative Politics
  • Development Studies

Education

  • B. Com., University of Aukland
  • M.A., University of Sussex
  • Ph.D., Australian National University

Lynette Ong

Associate Professor

Biography

Research interests: authoritarian politics, contentious politics, political economy of development, China. She is the author of Prosper or Perish: Credit and Fiscal Systems in Rural China published by Cornell University Press, in 2012. Her publication has appeared in Comparative Politics, International Political Science Review, China Quarterly, Foreign Affairs, Pacific Affairs, among others. She was An Wang Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University in 2008-09.

Research Interests

  • Comparative Political Economy
  • Politics of Finance
  • Politics of China and East Asian Countries

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