Martin Thorley

Martin Thorley
School of Politics and International Relations
+44 (0) 8427 84338

Expertise summary

British-Chinese   relations; International engagement with China; The dark side of Chinese relations; Chinese state influencing strategies abroad; Conflicts of interest in corporate engagement with China; Elite engagement at international level; Financialisation and its effect on international relations/ politics; Elite theory; Effects of Brexit on UK relationship with China.

British-Chinese relations; Chinese-state influence abroad; MNCs in China; The dark side of international engagement with China (including Belt and Road Initiative - previously known as One Belt One Road); UK-China relations post-Brexit; Shareholder value influence over government policy.

Martin has written pieces on a range of platforms such as The Conversation, Nottingham's  own Asia Dialogue and for Brexit analysis related publications.


Media Relations - External Relations

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