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Shui-Yan Tang

Professor of Public Administration and Political Science

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 740-0379
Office: RGL 206



Ph.D. Public Policy, Indiana University

Description of Research

Summary Statement of Research Interests

His research interests focus on institutional design issues related to environmental governance and economic development. He is currently studying how membership-based organizations affect environmental policy making in developing countries and how institutional design affects the operation of micro-finance programs in California.

Research Specialties

Environmental policy, organizational commitments, institutional analysis, microcredit and common-pool resources
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