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Architectures of Displacement
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The glocalization of wellbeing and sustainability: a biosocial educational prototype for Peru, Bra...
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Sharia implementation in northern Nigeria after 15 years
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Participation of Turkish migrants in the public sphere via trade unions in selected European state...
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The resilience challenge in the midst of complex emergencies: a broader understanding of livelihoo...
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Gender in humanitarian policy and practice
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Intangibility of land as an asset to farmers in the future urbanization of India: the case of Dhol...
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Lingering legacy: the experiences of black Rhodesian veterans in the Zimbabwe National Army
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Karen knowledge networks and transitional civil society on the Burma/Thailand border
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Valpy FitzGerald
Professor Emeritus of International Development Finance
Solange Fontana
Research Student
Xiaolan Fu
Professor of Technology and International Development
Samuel Galler
Research Student
Douglas Gollin
Professor of Development Economics
Geoff Goodwin
Departmental Lecturer in Development Studies
Nandini Gooptu
Associate Professor of South Asian Studies
Mohsen Gul
Visiting Fellow
Humaira Hansrod
Research Student

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13 Feb, 2019
Robtel Neajai Pailey publishes new children’s anti-corruption book Jaadeh!
07 Feb, 2019
Jocelyn Alexander, Simukai Chigudu give evidence to UK parliament committee on Zimbabwe crisis
30 Jan, 2019
New article by Jocelyn Alexander explores state authority, citizenship and writing in Southern Rhodesia
22 Jan, 2019
New article by Simukai Chigudu explores state-society relations and Zimbabwe's 2008/9 cholera outbreak
22 Jan, 2019
New RSC report assesses impact of Uganda's self-reliance strategy for refugees
21 Jan, 2019
Former DPhil Matthew Willner-Reid co-edits SI on politics of development in Afghanistan
21 Dec, 2018
OPHI to host two distinguished lectures on Bhutan
19 Dec, 2018
Article co-authored by Xiaolan Fu about impact of returnees on Chinese firms wins IBR Best Journal Paper Award
05 Dec, 2018
CSIA conference explores future of Salafism

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18 Aug, 2018
'The "Laboratory of Hindutva" Began Experimenting During Vajpayee's Reign'. Nikita Sud writes for the Wire
27 Jun, 2018
'What Europe could learn from the way Africa treats refugees'. Alexander Betts writes for the Guardian
06 Jun, 2018
'The idea is to provoke and in so doing to change the terms of the discussion in a manner that minimises online backlash'. Corneliu Bjola comments in Independent on tweet exchange between Israeli embassy in US and Iran
29 May, 2018
'India to Intensify Scrutiny of Citizens' Social Media, Emails'. Nikita Sud cited in Bloomberg article
26 May, 2018
'Modi gets good grades from economists for 4 years of reforms'. Nikita Sud comments on Modi's performance in Asia Nikkei
15 May, 2018
Karnataka alliance politics: Congress makes alliance offer to JDS. Nikita Sud comments on elections in southern Indian state of Karnataka
03 May, 2018
'Cambridge Analytica’s closure is a pyrrhic victory for data privacy'. Ivan Manokha writes for The Conversation
22 Apr, 2018
'If the "Sufi saint" supports a particular electoral candidate he's got thousands of votes in his pocket already'. Adeel Malik interviewed on BBC Radio 4's ‘Sunday’ programme about elections in Pakistan and the role of 'pirs', holy men claiming descent from Sufi saints.
20 Apr, 2018
'In India the female body is a territorial and political battleground'. Nikita Sud writes for The Wire on the Kathua rape and murder case

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