Angelo Krüger is an intern at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi), where he contributes to the institute’s work on Global Order and China. His research interest include the political economy of non-democracies, global power rivalries and the intersection of development and security.
Angelo is a recent graduate from the University of Potsdam, where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in history, politics and sociology. During his studies, he completed one semester of research at the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). In his bachelor thesis, he investigated the strategic implications of Chinese foreign aid and its influence on European donor states. In September, he will continue his studies at the Department of International Relations at Central European University in Vienna. His education has been supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).
Previously, Angelo interned with a member of the German Bundestag and volunteered in refugee camps in Serbia. He continues to work as a research assistant at UCLA.