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#OpenInsights Reflection Bite 5 - Dr Lina Adinolfi

22 January 2018

Dr Lina Adinolfi, Lecturer in English Language Teaching, discusses the process of 'localisation' in the TESS-India Project

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#OpenInsights Reflection Bite 3 - Tim Seal

15 January 2018

As part of our #OpenInsights series, TESS-India's Technical Director, Tim Seal, talks about the tech that made the project a success.

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Rethinking Research Partnerships: Evidence and the Politics of Participation in Cross-Sectoral Research Collaborations

7 June 2017

The OU's Dr Jude Fransman explores the relationship between evidence and participation in research partnerships.

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Brexit Special: Economy, Business and Development

18 May 2017

Alan Shipman, Jonquil Lowe and Will Brown discuss Brexit's impact on the UK's economy, business and development.

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Brexit Special: Brexit’s Impact on the Nations of the UK

18 May 2017

George Callaghan, Janice Holmes and Richard Marsden discuss Brexit's impact on the nations of the UK.

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Nollywood and Nigeria’s Internal Conflicts: Media in an Advisory Capacity

26 April 2017

The OU's Dr Françoise Ugochukwu reveals Nollywood as both sounding board and political advisory platform.

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Deals and Development: The Political Dynamics of Inclusive Growth

5 April 2017

Professor Kunal Sen (University of Manchester) puts forward a new framework, grounded in political economy, for understanding growth.


Smita Srinivas interviewd by CNBC Africa

Addressing Africa’s Rapid Urbanisation

5 April 2017

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

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

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.

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

8 March 2017

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

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