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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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'Peasantarianisation' of the undesired urban: the role of the discourse in the implement...
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The diverse paths towards universalism in Latin American social policies: the case of pensions in...
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Redesigning food systems: transformative social innovation in Mexico and Guatemala
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Identity performance of street-based youth in Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Achieving upgrading in agro-based value chains. How participation in different trade trajectories...
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Macroeconomic dynamics in low-income countries
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Transportation costs, food markets, and structural transformation in Tanzania
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Frontiers of urban survival: everyday corruption and precarious existence in Lagos
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NGO advocacy and the struggle for representation: mining, conflict and performance in the Peruvian...
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Shannon Philip
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Kristina Pikovskaia
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Kirsten Pontalti
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Caitlin Procter
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Carlos Quembo
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Sudheesh RC
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Laura Rival
Associate Professor of Anthropology and Development
Felipe Roa-Clavijo
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Anne-Line Rodriguez
Early Career Fellow in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies

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22 Feb, 2018
Forced Migration Review 57 on Syrians in displacement now online
20 Feb, 2018
What difference does it make to be a refugee? RSC publishes new report on Refugee Economies in Kenya
06 Feb, 2018
New book by Dawn Chatty - Syria: The Making and Unmaking of a Refuge State
30 Jan, 2018
Young Lives release new data visualizations
30 Jan, 2018
Young Lives release new data visualizations
30 Jan, 2018
Young Lives release new data visualizations
30 Jan, 2018
Young Lives release new data visualizations
25 Jan, 2018
Research by former DPhil Marco Haenssgen shows mobile phones can worsen healthcare inequalities
23 Jan, 2018
New update of OPHI's global MPI shows 48% of people in Angola are poor

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03 Apr, 2017
'The engagement of migrant workers into the local economy'. Emre Eren Korkmaz interviewed in the New European
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

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