Alys McAlpine

Doctoral Researcher, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Alys McAlpine is a mixed-methods computational social scientist based at the Gender Violence and Health Centre (GVHC) at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSTM). She conducts research on migrants’ experiences of violence, labour exploitation, and related health outcomes. Her current work for her doctoral degree is using social network analysis and social simulation methods to explore the social networks and intermediary actors that facilitate low-wage labour migration between Myanmar and Thailand. The aim of this work is to better understand the casual mechanisms of entry into labour exploitation versus decent work. (alysmcalpine.com)

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