Shehzad H. Qazi is a Nonresident Fellow at the Center for Global Policy and the Managing Director of China Beige Book International. Shehzad specializes in emerging and frontier markets as well as crisis and transitional countries, and has conducted macro-economic, market intelligence, and strategic communications research on behalf of corporate, government, and non-profit clients in the U.S., Asia, South Asia, Middle East and Africa. Shehzad holds an M.A. in International Relations from New York University and a B.A. in International Studies from Indiana University, where he was awarded the Faculty Medal of Academic Distinction.