PhD Defense by Xi Huang

The Georgia Institute of Technology 
School of Public Policy 

and the 

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies 

at Georgia State University 


presents a

Doctoral Dissertation Final Defense




Xi Huang



On Immigration, Regional Resilience, and Local Economic Development Policy


October 2nd, 2017

8:30-10:30 a.m.

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University

Room TBA




Dr. Cathy Liu (Chair) [1]

Dr. Ann-Margaret Esnard [1]

Dr. Carlianne Patrick [2]

Dr. Juan Rogers [3]

Dr. Ross Rubenstein [1]


[1] Andrew Young School of Policy, Georgia State University

[2] Department of Economics, Andrew Young School, Georgia State University

[3] School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology





This dissertation defense is open – all faculty members and students are invited to attend the examination and participate in the discussion.  For further information, contact the Graduate Programs Coordinator, Georgia Tech School of Public Policy at (404) 894-0417; email: For a copy of the dissertation abstract or any questions please e-mail:Xi Huang at

Event Details


  • Monday, October 2, 2017
    8:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University (Room TBA)