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Dr Yin Weiwen

Dr Yin Weiwen

OFFICE B1-2/F-08
PHONE 2948 7019
EMAIL wwyin@eduhk.hk

Weiwen Yin is currently an assistant professor at the Department of Asian and Policy Studies, The Education University of Hong Kong. He received his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Political Science, Texas A&M University and worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the Columbia-Harvard China and the World Program in 2020.

His research and teaching interests include comparative and international political economy, international law and organizations, historical political economy, and quantitative methods, with a regional focus of East Asia. His publications appear in Journal of Conflict Resolution, Review of International Organizations, International Relations of the Asia-Pacific, among others. In 2019, his research was funded by the Japanese Studies Fellowship, Japan Foundation.

Before entering Texas A&M University, he received his B.A. from the School of International Studies, Peking University, M.P.P. from The University of Tokyo, and M.A. in political science from Central European University. He was also working as a research assistant at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore in 2015-2016.

  • PhD (Texas A&M University, United States)
  • MA (Central European University, Hungary)
  • MPP (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
  • BA (Peking University, China)
  • Comparative and International Political Economy
  • International Law and Organizations
  • Historical Political Economy
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Comparative and International Political Economy
  • International Law and Organizations
  • Historical Political Economy
  • Quantitative Methods

Journal Articles:

Yin, Weiwen. “Climate Shocks, Political Institutions, and Nomadic Invasions in Early Modern East Asia.”  Journal of Conflict Resolution 64.6 (2020): 1043-1069. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/irap/lcaa003.

Betz, Timm, Amy Pond, and Weiwen Yin. “Investment Agreement Portfolios and the Fragmentation of Firms across Countries.” Online in Review of International Organizations. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11558-020-09402-0.

Yin, Weiwen. “Domestic Arbitral Institutions and Foreign Direct Investment.” Online in International Relations of the Asia-Pacific. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/irap/lcaa003.