Max Schmidt

Max Schmidt recently graduated from Leipzig University, Germany, holding two Bachelor degrees in sociology and political science. An exchange year at The University of Edinburgh as well as an internship with the German Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa, further broadened his areas of interest.

As a prospective student of the MPhil Research in International Development at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, he aims to specialise in topics at the intersection of political economy, climate crisis and just transition.

Keywords: Climate Crisis; Development; Just Transition; Sociology; Political Science; Political Economy; Research Methods; Statistics; South Africa.

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SOAS University of London
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