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PhD candidate, Sovinda Po's research focuses on the foreign policy of
small states, and great powers’ grand strategy.
GAI supervisors: Professor Andrew O'Neil and Dr Huiyun Feng
Research topic: Congrats to the Mekong?: Factors influencing Chinese establishment of the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation