Qi Jiang (Chris) is a PhD candidate in the Department of International Relations at Tsinghua University, Beijing, majoring in political science. Her primary expertise is in political economy, with a regional focus on the Middle East and North Africa. She has studied in Kuwait, Israel, and Morocco. The experience of studying, doing fieldwork, and internship in academic institutions and companies in the above countries and in Jordan, the UAE, Malaysia, and Singapore have enabled her to gradually develop a keen interest in comparative politics. Jiang has published several articles and translated two books related to the politics and economy of MENA countries and Africa, such as “The Practice of National Governance in Maintaining Social Stability in Contemporary Morocco,” “Opportunities and Challenges for Economic and Trade Cooperation between China and Egypt,” The Next Factory of the World: How Chinese Investment Is Reshaping Africa, and Colonial Effects: The Making of National Identity in Jordan (both books are from English to Chinese).