Coraline Goron is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Policy at Duke Kunshan University and was previously a postdoctoral research fellow at the Oxford University China Centre. She holds a double PhD in politics from the University of Warwick and the Université Libre de Bruxelles. Her research covers China’s politics of environmental, climate change, and energy governance, both domestically and internationally.
China’s green transition is often perceived as a lesson in authoritarian efficiency. In a mere few years, the state managed to improve air quality drastically without apparent resistance from the market. In Clean Air at What Cost? The Rise of Blunt Force Regulation in China (Cambridge University Press, 2023), Denise van der Kamp explains how […]