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  • Addressing Africa’s Rapid Urbanisation

    Smita Srinivas interviewd by CNBC Africa
    5 April 2017

    IKD Visiting Fellow Smita Srinivas is interviewed by CNBC Africa at African Development Week in Dakar, Senegal.

  • Three Frames for Research and Innovation Policy: Moving from the Valley of Death to Experimental Arenas

    Jo Chataway OU seminar image
    15 March 2017

    Professor Joanna Chataway (SPRU, Sussex) provides an overview of three frames for research and innovation funding and policy, and introduces the TIPC.

  • Health Policy as Industrial Policy: The Challenge for Inclusive Industrialisation in East Africa

    Maureen Mackintosh image
    8 March 2017

    The XI SOAS Industrial Development and Policy Lecture given by Professor Maureen Mackintosh.

  • Indigenous Rights to the City: EthniCity, DiverCity and Urban Development in La Paz, Bolivia and Quito, Ecuador

    Philipp Horn Indigenous Rights podcast image
    22 February 2017

    Dr Philipp Horn (OU) discusses the barrier to development represented by the 'urban indigenous' and explore how Bolivia and Ecuador are bucking the trend.

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

    Jo Beall OU seminar image
    11 January 2017

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

  • Housing: Costlier to Build and Harder to Sell?

    Alan Shipman podcast image
    9 January 2017

    Lecturer in Economics Alan Shipman discusses the balancing act the government has to perform – and why a new social divide may be emerging

  • Better Health Care and Industrial Growth? A Win-Win Situation

    Maureen Mackintosh at AERC DEGRP Conference, Nairobi
    24 November 2016

    IKD Director Maureen Mackintosh's interview at the DEGRP and AERC conference Economic Opportunities for a Better Future.

  • Transforming Economies for Employment Generation

    Nairobi conference image AERC DEGRP
    24 November 2016

    Can industrial policy be used to transform economies and create jobs? The DEGRP and AERC conference in Nairobi looks for answers.

  • Chinese Investment in Africa's Oil Sector: The Link with Development Finance

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    6 October 2016

    How might African countries be empowered so that a better balance is created in terms of sharing the resources extracted from them? (5/5)

  • Chinese Investment in Africa's Oil Sector: Governance Issues

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    6 October 2016

    When the dynamics of NOCs are combined with those of African politics, what are the outcomes in terms of job creation and inclusiveness? (4/5)