Digital Development working papers

The Digital Development working paper series discusses the broad issues surrounding digital data, information, knowledge, information systems, and information and communication technologies in socio-economic development.

Series editor: Professor Richard Heeks


Working papers are available for download both in PDF format and as a zipped MS Word file.

Short papers and briefing papers are available in PDF format.

Follow this link for the Educators' Guide for use with these working papers.

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Working papers 

Pre 2010  

Short papers and briefing papers

Please note: the links below lead directly to a PDF version of the papers.

DIG eDevelopment Briefings  

Short papers