Yuan Mengqi

Yuan Mengqi
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Education: Doctoral degree
Language: Chinese, English, Spanish
Email: yuanmq2021@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn

Research Areas
populism; party politics; state and society relations

Education and Work Background

  • B.A. in Humanities Studies, Wuhan University, 2010-2014.
  • Ph.D. in Political Science, Tsinghua University, 2014-2021.

Academic Exchanges

  • Visiting Student, Faculty of Economics, Buenos Aires University, Argentina, 2015-2017.
  • Visiting Scholar, Center for Iberian and Latin American Studies, University of Califonia, San Diego, USA, 2017-2018.


  1. Yuan, Mengqi. (2017). China y Argentina Tan Lejos y Tan Cerca, Versión Sudamericana Edición 13, Punto. CN.
  2. Yuan, Mengqi. (2018). La Internacionalizacion del Yuan y Su Impacto sobre La Economiá Argentina. Un Enfoque Comparativo, Revista del CEAP, Vol. V, Nro. 1, 2018.

Conference Papers

  1. Yuan, Mengqi. A Study in Elite Formation and Function in Latin American Populist Parties. Presented at the 26th IPSA world Congress of Political Science, July 10-15, 2021.
  2. Yuan, Mengqi & Hernan Picatto. Politics between Argentina and IMF from a domestic view. Presented at the 78th Annual Meeting of the MPSA conference, April 14-18, 2021.
  3. Yuan, Mengqi. An Experimental Test of Emotion-Eliciting Nature in the Argentine Political Posters. Presented at the XXXVIII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association(LASA), May 13-16, 2020.
  4. Yuan, Mengqi. The Resurgence of the Latin American Right. Presented at 13th General conference of ECPR, September 4-7, 2019 and X Congreso Latinamericano de Ciencia Política, August 1-3, 2019.
  5. Yuan, Mengqi. The populism degradation in Latin America, Argentina as a case study, Presented at the 77th Annual Meeting of the MPSA conference, April 4-7, 2019.
  6. Yuan, Mengqi & Hernan Picatto. Anti-Poverty Programs and the Political Identities construction under the Kirchners. Presented at the77th Annual Meeting of the MPSA conference, April 4-7, 2019 and, IPSA RC Nagasaki August 10-11, 2019.
  7. Yuan, Mengqi. The Resilience of the Leftist Governments in Latin America. Presented at the National Association of Hispanic and Latino Studies, February 11-16, 2019.
  8. Yuan, Mengqi. Contemporary populism in Argentina. Presented at the 56th International Congress of the Americanist, July 15-20, 2018.