The department is a lively community that is recognised internationally as one of the top centres for research and teaching in development studies.
The study of specific developing countries and regions underpins our empirical enquiry into our four research themes.
The changing face of internal circular migration in Bihar, Indiaresearch_project51
Consumption and social enterprise in a context of poverty, Morro da Cruz, Brazilresearch_project51
- 03 Apr, 2015
‘Double Take - How does education affect politics in Africa?’. Dan Hodgkinson writes for Democracy In Africa16 Jan, 2015
'Africa's oil shock'. Zainab Usman examines how falling oil prices will affect the continent's economic transformation aspirations for Aljazeera16 Oct, 2014
'Can stunting be reversed? Yes, and Peru is showing us how'. Andreas Georgiadis writes for the Guardian02 Sep, 2014
'Conflict and Development in the Middle East'. Adeel Malik co-authors article for Huffington Post12 Aug, 2014
'Obama's Africa summit: too little, too late?'. Zainab Usman writes for Aljazeera11 Nov, 2013
'Food Security in India is not Doomed After All'. DPhil Mihika Chatterjee writes for Al Jazeera06 Aug, 2013
'Egypt’s Economy of Dependence'. Adeel Malik co-authors article in New York Times03 Jun, 2013
'The young women... have heightened expectations but no means to actualise those expectations'. Masooda Bano discusses her research on a BBC The Forum show on 'Curiosity'03 Jun, 2013
'The young women... have heightened expectations but no means to actualise those expectations'. Masooda Bano discusses her research on a BBC The Forum show on 'Curiosity'