Luigi Tomba

Luigi Tomba is the director of University of SydneyÕs China Studies Centre. He is a political scientist whose work covers many aspects of ChinaÕs political and social change, with a particular interest in the consequences of ChinaÕs urbanisation on its society and governance. His latest book on urban neighbourhood life and politics The Government Next Door: Neighbourhood Politics in Urban China was honoured by the American Association for Asian studies with the 2016 Joseph Levenson prize.Ê