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The politics of the Syrian refugee crisis
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‘State of Emergency’: The politics of Zimbabwe’s cholera outbreak, 2008-2009
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Valuation struggles in the Ecuadorian Amazon
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Agricultural development, mechanization and rental markets: theory and empirics from Ghana and Eth...
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The political economy of economic diversification in Nigeria
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Non-state actors and state building in divided societies: the case of Libya (1939-1970)
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Digital diaspora diplomacy
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Refugee youth: agency and aspiration
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Refugee economies in Uganda: creating new market-based opportunities
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Rosemary Thorp
Reader Emeritus in Development Economics
Robin Vandevoordt
Early Career Fellow in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies
Luis Vargas Faulbaum
Research Student
Susanne Verheul
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Claire Walkey
Research Student
Tom Western
Early Career Fellow in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies
Matthew Willner-Reid
Research Student
Lucie Qian Xia
Research Student

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29 May, 2018
Young Lives conference to explore findings from 15 years of research
29 May, 2018
Young Lives conference to explore findings from 15 years of research
29 May, 2018
Young Lives conference to explore findings from 15 years of research
23 May, 2018
Simukai Chigudu appointed Associate Professor of African Politics
21 May, 2018
Former ODID DPhil Sneha Krishnan appointed Associate Professor at Oxford University
10 May, 2018
Nikita Sud to deliver keynote at Association for Anglophone Postcolonial Studies conference
08 May, 2018
New article co-authored by Xiaolan Fu explores reverse learning by emerging market MNEs
02 May, 2018
Survey to explore sources of religious influence among Muslim university students in UK, US
26 Apr, 2018
Xiaolan Fu speaks at Alibaba global SME summit

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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
05 Feb, 2017
'The human cost for Central Americans could be very big'. Diego Sanchez-Ancochea comments in Sunday Times as Mexico floats end to border cooperation with US
02 Feb, 2017
'To many ... Modi followers, these NGOs are simply anti-national'. Nikita Sud comments in Daily Mail on Narendra Modi's moves against foreign NGOs
17 Jan, 2017
'Generous friend or reckless bully: Sushma Swaraj’s Twitter diplomacy is a dangerous tightrope walk'. Corneliu Bjola and Ilan Manor quoted in Quartz on Indian Foreign Minister's twiplomatic controversy over Amazon

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