Ruben Gonzalez-Vicente

Ruben Gonzalez-Vicente is an Associate Professor in Political Economy at the University of Birmingham. He received his PhD from the University of Cambridge in 2013. Before joining the University of Birmingham, Ruben worked as an Assistant Professor at the City University of Hong Kong (2012-16) and the University of Leiden (2017-21). Ruben’s work focuses on South-South relations, with a particular focus on China’s relations with Latin America and the Caribbean. His articles have been published in journals such as Review of International Political Economy, Political Geography, Globalizations, the China Quarterly, Third World Quarterly and Latin American Politics and Society.


Global Perspectives on the Belt and Road Initiative (2019-2020)