Jonas Nahm


Jonas Nahm is a a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University. He received his PhD in Political Science from MIT in September 2014. Jonas' research focuses on the political economy of development and industrial upgrading, the politics of innovation, and the political economy of the energy sector. In addition to China – his primary regional focus for the exploration of these themes – Jonas' research draws on cases in Germany and the United States. His dissertation project “Varieties of Innovation: The Creation of Wind and Solar Industries in China, Germany, and the United States” examines industrial development and technological innovation in the context of wind and solar power industries.