Sophal Ear

Sophal Ear
  • Author, USA

BA in Economics, BA, MA and PhD in Political Science and MSc in Agricultural and Resource Economics, Berkeley; MPA, Princeton. Postdoc, Maxwell School, Syracuse Univ. Consulted for World Bank, AsDB and AusAID; Assistant Resident Rep., UNDP, Timor-Leste. TED 2009 Fellow. 2010, Fulbright Specialist, Chulalongkorn. 2011, Term-Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Councillor to the Cambodia Center for Human Rights. Member, Board: Nathan Cummings Foundation; Development Studies Program, Royal Univ. of Phnom Penh; Journal of Int'l Relations and Dev.; Int'l Public Mgt Journal; Journal of SE Asian American Education & Advancement. Contributor, NY Times, IHT, WSJ, and CNN.com. Author, Aid Dependence in Cambodia: How Foreign Assistance Undermines Democracy; Co-Author, The Hungry Dragon: How China's Resource Quest Is Reshaping the World.