Minxin Pei

Minxin Pei, Ph.D.

Tom and Margot Pritzker '72 Professor of Government and George R. Roberts Fellow

Areas of Expertise:
China, Comparative Politics, Pacific Rim, U.S./Asia Relations, U.S./China Relations

Minxin Pei
(909) 607-4225
(909) 621-8419
Kravis Center 239

Office Hours

Tuesday, 4-5 p.m.Wednesday, 11 a.m.-noonBy appointment
  • Education
  • Awards and Affiliations
  • Research and Publications
B.A., Shanghai International Studies University; M.A. and Ph.D, Harvard University
  • Robert McNamara Fellow, the World Bank, 1994-1995

  • Edward Teller National Fellow, the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, 1994-1995

  • LaPorte Preceptorship, Princeton University, 1995-1998

  • Olin Faculty Fellow, The Olin Foundation, 1997-1998

  • China's Crony Capitalism: The Dynamics of Regime Decay (Harvard 2016)

  • China's Trapped Transition: The limits of developmental autocracy (Harvard University Press, 2006)

  • From Reform to Revolution: The demise of communism in China and the Soviet Union (Harvard University Press, 1994)