Working Papers

ODID has its own working papers series reflecting the work in progress of members of the department. Our research groups also have individual series to allow rapid dissemination of their latest findings.

You can find out more about the research groups' working papers below:

You can also access working papers from the Centre for Research on Inequality, Human Security and Ethnicity, which was based at ODID between 2003 and 2010:

You can access working papers from the International Migration Institute, which was based at ODID between 2006 and 2017, via the website of their new network:

The ODID Working Paper Series

The ODID Working Paper series was initiated in 1997 (and formerly known as the QEH Working Paper Series). Working papers are feely available to stimulate discussion among scholars worldwide and are also included in the RePEc database which is used by IDEAS (Internet Documents in Economics Access Service).

Please note - accessible versions of most ODID working papers are available on request. Please email We will endeavour to respond within 7 days.

ODID Working Paper No. 149
Stefan Dercon (ODID)
ODID Working Paper No. 139
Mohammad Niaz Asadullah (Reading University) and Nazmul Chaudhury (World Bank)
ODID Working Paper No. 140
Mohammad Niaz Asadullah, Nazmul Chaudhury and Amit Dar
ODID Working Paper No. 137
Adrian Wood (ODID)
ODID Working Paper No. 135
Gustav Ranis, Frances Stewart and Emma Samman
ODID Working Paper No. 136
Frances Stewart (ODID)
ODID Working Paper No. 134
Barbara Harriss-White (QEH)