Maggie Y. Liu
Assistant Professor, Smith College
Maggie Y. Liu is an assistant professor at Smith College, specializing in migration and international trade. Her research focuses on the labor market outcomes of globalization in developing countries. With a regional focus on China and India, Liu studies the formation and mobility of human capital, as well as the barriers that inhibit efficient allocation of skills. She is also interested in issues of gender, economic geography and environmental migration.
Recent work by Maggie Y. Liu
India’s system of ‘fragmented entitlements’, whereby state residents get preferential treatment by the state government, hinders internal migration