Christopher A. McNally, PhD, has joined Chaminade University faculty as an associate professor of Political Economy. McNally will continue as a nonresident fellow at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. His research focuses on comparative capitalisms, especially the nature and logic of China’s capitalist transition and is working on a book project that studies the implications of China’s capitalist reemergence on the global order.
McNally has held fellowships conducting fieldwork and research at the Asia Research Centre in West Australia, the Institute of Asia Pacific Studies at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences. He received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Washington. He has edited four volumes, including an examination of China’s political economy: China’s Emergent Political Economy – Capitalism in the Dragon’s Lair (Routledge, 2008). McNally has authored numerous book chapters, policy analyses, editorials and articles in journals such as Business and Politics, Asian Affairs, Communist and Post-Communist Studies and Comparative Social Research.
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