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Xin Nong

MPA, International Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin- Madison; BA, International Relations, Peking University,

Xin Nong



Political Violence, Civil-Military Relations, Quantitative Methods


Xin Nong is a PhD student at the University of Texas at Austin. He holds an MA in International Public Affairs from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a BA in International Political Economy from Peking University. He also spent a year as an exchange student at Waseda University, Tokyo. His research interests focus on political violence, civil-military relations, and quantitative methods.


Yin-Wong Cheung, Menzie Chinn, and Xin Nong. 2017. “Estimating Currency Misalignment Using the Penn Effect: It’s Not as Simple as It Looks.” International Finance 20(3): 222-242.

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