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Southern Methodist University
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United States, China, Trade, Labour, Capitalism, Diplomacy, Race, Politics
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About Me

Elizabeth is a postdoctoral fellow at Southern Methodist University’s Center for Presidential History. Ingleson received her PhD in history from the University of Sydney in 2017. In 2015-16, she was a visiting fellow at the University of Virginia, as a recipient of the Miller Center National Fellowship. A Mandarin speaker, she spent 2017 based in Guilin, China.

Elizabeth’s research explores the relationships between trade, diplomacy, and labour. Her current book project, Making Made In China: Race, Politics, and Labor in 1970s Sino-American Trade, examines these issues through a social and political history of the origins of the contemporary Sino-American trade relationship. Prior to commencing her doctoral studies, she worked at the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet in Canberra.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
Asia, China, North America
Expertise by Chronology
7, 8, 9
Expertise by Topic
Capitalism, Diplomacy, Economic History, Gender, Politics, Race