Alicia R. Chen is an ESOC Research Specialist at the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, where she provides advanced statistical and qualitative analysis under the direction of Professor Shapiro. She holds an M.A. in International Policy from Stanford University and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Southern California. Her research interests include international security, IPE, and political psychology, with a empirical focus on Chinese foreign policy and East Asian security issues.