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Jacob Mardell
Freelance Researcher

Jacob Mardell's research at MERICS focuses on China’s regional policy in Asia as well as its global infrastructure foreign policy. Prior to joining MERICS, he worked as a freelance writer and founded the blog "The China Road." He holds a Master’s degree in Chinese Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) and spent a year studying Chinese at Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics in Hangzhou.

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