Researcher, Fundación para el ProgresoChile
Sascha Hannig is a researcher and a project manager at the Strategy & Global Affairs Department at Fundación para el Progreso. Among her main research areas belong China’s influence in the 21st century in Latin America and the effects of technology in both free and authoritarian societies. Ms. Hannig is a member of the Latin American Association of Asian Studies and is currently working on two projects: the first one about political and social dissidence and the second about attitudes towards the digital revolution. Besides her academic interests, Ms. Hannig is a published science fiction novelist and a former financial journalist at El Mercurio, one of the most important Chilean newspapers.