The Department is the focus at Oxford for teaching and research on international development: the understanding of change and inequality in developing countries, and the interaction of these countries with the rest of the world.
We are known for a critical and multi-disciplinary approach, translating social science theory into empirical understanding and providing rigorous evidence for change that can benefit ordinary people in a global context.
Diego Sanchez-Ancochea Wins LASA Prize for Co-Authored Article on Costa Rica
Posted: 11 April, 2014
New Blog Post: John Hammock Details Knowledge Exchange Visit to China
Posted: 10 April, 2014
New Blog Post: Nikita Sud on Indian PM Candidate Narendra Modi
Posted: 9 April, 2014
Taxation and the Social Contract in Nigeria Workshop
Workshop: 29 April - 09:00
CHEW Conference 2014: Environmental, Health and Welfare Challenges for a Changing China
Conference: 30 April - 10:30
Reliving History: the politics of constitutional reform in Burma/Myanmar
Seminar: 1 May - 14:00