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A portrait of Max J. Zenglein.
Senior Economist

Max J. Zenglein’s research focuses on China’s sector-specific and macroeconomic development, Chinese-German economic relations and China’s labor market and employment. Prior to joining MERICS he worked as an economic analyst in the Beijing and Shenzhen offices of the German Chamber of Commerce Greater China, where he monitored macroeconomic conditions in the Greater China region and surveyed German companies in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. In 2015 he completed his Ph.D. in political economy. He studied at the University of New York at Buffalo, the Berlin School of Economics and Law, the University of Hong Kong and the University of Kassel. 

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