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Global Challenges Research Fund Success

5 January 2017
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New OU-led project will establish an international network able to develop policy-relevant research on migration’s role in inclusive growth.


Banks Like RBS Still Look Risky, But Getting Too Tough Could Cause Greater Problems - Alan Shipman

4 January 2017
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After RBS fails the Bank of England's stress tests, Alan Shipman explores why eight years of economic recovery haven't yet cured the banking woes.


Reconfiguring Relationships Across Migration and Financial Crises: POSTPONED

18 January 2017

International Development seminar hosted jointly with the OU's Citizenship & Governance SRA on Engaged Scholarship. Postponed: new date tbc

Rights, Riots and Realities in Global Higher Education (internal-only)

11 January 2017
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Dr Jo Beall (British Council) examines the global trends, challenges and opportunities faced by higher education today.

The Donor-Designed Path to Mozambique's Debt Deal

3 January 2017

Rather than being a flagrant violation of good governance, did the secret loans simply follow the road shaped by donors and lenders?

January ID@OU Newsletter

6 January 2017
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In January's issue: Spatial models, wicked problems & free online course for humanitarian managers.