Sustainable China Lab

In the Sustainable China Lab, we work with Dr. Juliet Lu on her postdoctoral project, "Wheels of Change: Equitable Engagement in the Global Tire Industry's Sustainable Rubber Supply Chain Turn."…

Dr. Juliet Lu

 Academia.edu Research Gate Google Scholar Scopus ORCID Twitter Cornell University, Atkinson Center for Sustainability Page University of California, Berkeley, ESPM Department page jnl89@cornell.edu

Field Work

I conduct field research in both China and Laos, primarily focused on the regions demonstrated below as well as in Vientiane and Beijing capital cities.LaosSmallholder rubber farmer and village chief,…

Recent Work

Selected Publications Peer Reviewed ArticlesLu, J. (2020). "Grounding Chinese investment: Encounters between Chinese capital and local land politics in Laos." Globalizations, 18 (3), 422–440. Lu, J. & Schönweger, O. (2019). "Great expectations:…

Research

Chinese Overseas Land Investments China’s rise is reshaping global capitalism with profound impacts on patterns of resource consumption and trajectories for sustainable development beyond its borders. Before graduate school, I…

About Me

Juliet Lu

I am a political ecologist who focuses on the implications of China’s growing investments in land and other resources across the world. I draw on and contribute to conversations in…