China Development Finance
Junior Program Manager
Thai-Binh served as a Junior Program Manager at AidData from 2021-2022.
Thai-Binh Elston served as a Junior Program Manager on the Chinese Development Finance Program team from 2021-2022. She helped collect data on global development finance from China by conducting data quality assurance, managing research assistants, and contributing to data analysis. Prior to joining AidData, Thai-Binh was awarded the 2019 Freeman Fellowship for an internship in Mongolia with Gallup Poll's in-country partner. She completed her Bachelor's in Public Policy at William & Mary, but also took courses at the University of Chicago and Fudan University.
B.A., Public Policy, College of William & Mary
Banking on the Belt and Road: Insights from a new global dataset of 13,427 Chinese development projects
Ammar A. Malik, Bradley Parks, Brooke Russell, Joyce Jiahui Lin, Katherine Walsh, Kyra Solomon, Sheng Zhang, Thai-Binh Elston, Seth Goodman
Tracking Chinese Development Finance: An Application of AidData’s TUFF 2.0 Methodology
Samantha Custer, Axel Dreher, Thai-Binh Elston, Andreas Fuchs, Siddharta Ghose, Joyce Jiahui Lin, Ammar A. Malik, Bradley C. Parks, Brooke Russell, Kyra Solomon, Austin Strange, Michael J. Tierney, Katherine Walsh, Lincoln Zaleski, Sheng Zhang