Professor of Political Economy and Co-Director, China Energy Group
Edward Steinfeld is a professor of political economy in the MIT Department of Political Science, co-director of the China Energy Group in the MIT Industrial Performance Center, and a joint professor in the Global Economics and Management group at MIT Sloan.
In addition to a variety of academic articles, Steinfeld is the author of Playing Our Game: Why China's Rise Doesn't Threaten the West (Oxford, 2010) and Forging Reform in China: The Fate of State-Owned Industry (Cambridge, 1998). Steinfeld is the author of numerous articles in both academic and non-academic journals, including Comparative Politics, Political Studies, World Development, The Far Eastern Economic Review, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and The South China Morning Post. He is a member of the board of directors of the National Committee on US-China Relations, as well as a member of the academic committee of the Center for Industrial Development and Environmental Governance at Tsinghua University.
Steinfeld received his BA, MA, and PhD in political science from Harvard University.
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