Minxin Pei

Minxin Pei, Ph.D.

Tom and Margot Pritzker '72 Professor of Government and George R. Roberts Fellow and Director of the Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies

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 344

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)