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The study of specific developing countries and regions underpins our empirical enquiry into our four research themes.

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Migration and humanitarian aid along the migration corridor in Mexico
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Nigeria Research Network
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Between planetary urbanisation and thinking forests: a study of socio-ecological change in the Ecu...
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Gender Asset Gap Project
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Rethinking domestic and international finance for HIV
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Post-conflict transition in Burundi
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Refugee economies
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Diffusion of innovation in low income countries (DILIC)
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Marked out: histories of student protest in Rhodesia and Zimbabwe, 1957 to now
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Solange Fontana
Research Student
Xiaolan Fu
Professor of Technology and International Development
Samuel Galler
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Douglas Gollin
Professor of Development Economics
Ivan Gonzalez-De-Alba
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Nandini Gooptu
Associate Professor of South Asian Studies
Humaira Hansrod
Research Student (PRS)
Jamelia Harris
Research Student (PRS)
Barbara Harriss-White
Professor Emeritus of Development Studies

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20 Nov, 2017
New article co-authored by Xiaolan Fu explores links between ODI and innovation in China
09 Nov, 2017
New report from Deloitte, RSC explores Syrian refugees' economic potential
09 Nov, 2017
New report from Deloitte, RSC explores Syrian refugees' economic potential
07 Nov, 2017
New report assesses brands’ approach to refugee workers in Turkish garment industry
07 Nov, 2017
Wolfson hosts exhibition of photographs from project on India’s internal migrants
03 Nov, 2017
Three ODID MPhil students and team win 2017 Geneva Challenge with jobs app
03 Nov, 2017
RSC wins major new funding from IKEA Foundation for research on refugee economies
08 Jun, 2017
ODID DPhil co-convenes workshop on the Karen in transition
16 Oct, 2017
New project to explore productivity in Ethiopia's industrial parks

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31 Mar, 2017
'It is part of a larger narrative of targeting certain kinds of informality and illegality that invariably affect the poorest, the minorities and other vulnerable communities'. Nikita Sud quoted by Reuters on closure of abbatoirs in India
27 Mar, 2017
'llegality vs informality: what the crackdown on slaughterhouses in Uttar Pradesh is really about'. Nikita Sud writes about the politics of food in India's most populous state for scroll.in
17 Mar, 2017
‘Forest life was absolutely beautiful. Lots of walking, hunting, gathering fruit and living with nature'. Laura Rival interviewed about living with the Huaorani people of Ecuador in Blueprint magazine
15 Mar, 2017
'This is bound to have a knock-on effect on UK-India research collaborations'. Nikita Sud comments for Nature Index on decline in UK in student numbers from India
23 Feb, 2017
'He will run and will probably win and some time after 2018 he will probably begin to reveal his hand'. Miles Tendi interviewed on Global Journalist about Robert Mugabe's future
20 Feb, 2017
'What is needed are strong regulations pertaining to wages and conditions at work, which would prevent all workers - local or migrant - from being exploited'. Indrajit Roy quoted in article for Hinudstan Times
09 Feb, 2017
'The bottom line is we don't have the luxury of neglecting Liberian small- to medium-sized enterprises'. Robtel Neajai Pailey comments for NPR on a conflict between ice-cream businesses in Liberia
07 Feb, 2017
'A combination of aspiration and desperation is fuelling migration in India'. Indrajit Roy interviewed by Hindustan Times
07 Feb, 2017
'What is at stake for Latin America today?'. Diego Sanchez Ancochea contributes to an expert panel for the Guardian

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