Erik Myxter-lino

Erik Myxter-lino is a former Peace Corps China volunteer who currently works as a teacher’s assistant and second year Master’s Candidate at North Carolina State University’s School of Public and International Affairs. His research focuses on Chinese foreign infrastructure and industrial investment in East Africa. He is also the host of the Belt and Road Podcast.

Prior to graduate school, he led volunteer and paid staff teams as a Program Manager for The Fresh Air Fund, Work for Progress, and the National Security Language Initiative for Youth - China. He also formerly worked on audio post-production as an intern with the Sinica Podcast.

Last Updated: May 16, 2019

Confused About China’s Belt and Road Agenda? You’re Not Alone.

Eric Olander, Cobus van Staden & more
Thirty-seven foreign heads of state came to Beijing this week to take part in the second Belt and Road summit hosted by Chinese President Xi Jinping. Some leaders, like Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta, came with expectations to sign huge...