Nargiza Salidjanova

Director, Economics and Trade

Nargiza Salidjanova is the Director for Economics and Trade with the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. In that position, she leads the Commission’s work on trade, investment, and innovation. Nargiza has published extensively on topics ranging from U.S.-China strategic competition to China’s role in global governance. Her current research focuses on issues at the intersection of economics and national security, including capital flows, economic coercion, and China’s industrial policy and high-tech development strategy. Nargiza earned her MA in international economic policy, with a concentration on China, from American University, and speaks Russian, French, and Mandarin Chinese.

Nargiza is the editor of and a contributor to the monthly Economics and Trade Bulletin.

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