Steven Liao


Assistant Professor
2207 Watkins Hall
(951) 827-5597

Steven Liao is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, Riverside. Before joining the department, he was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance at Princeton University (2015-2016). His research interests lie in the intersection of political economy and methodology, with a specific focus on international migration. He is currently working on projects that examine the influence of multinational corporations on migration policymaking, the nexus between migration flows and real estate investments, big data in international trade, and Chinese Renminbi internationalization. His work has appeared in International Studies Quarterly.

Personal Site