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Global Development Institute


There are a number of activities and events which take place at the The Rory and Elizabeth Brooks Doctoral College throughout the year.

Upcoming events

  • Wednesday, 26th of October 2016, "Shocks, Coping Strategies and Consumption Smoothing of the Ultra Poor Households in Bangladesh: Can TUP Help?" Muhammad Shahadat Hossain Siddiquee 

Skill share

Previous activities

Work in progress seminars

  • Wednesday, 19 October 2016, "Bioenergy and Development" Professor Patricia Thornily 
  • Wednesday, 5 October 2016, "Age and Poverty" Professor Armando Barrientos
  • Friday, 23 September 2016, Global Development Institute induction day
  • 13 July 2016, "Exit as entry in antipoverty programmes" Armando Barrientos and Juan Miguel Villa 
  • 18 May 2016 "Social welfare benefits and their impacts on labour market participation among men and women in Mongolia?", Franziska Gassmann
  • 11 May 2016, “Youth, Developmentalism and the Politics of Citizenship in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia?" Eyob Balcha
  • 20 April 2016, "Is there a new Brazilian Development Model? Will it survive the current crisis?” Armando Barrientos and Ed Amann
  • 14 April 2016, "Vulnerability to poverty in Chile” Amanda Telias Simunovic
  • 30 March 2016, "Risk, Labour Allocation, and Migration: Do Networks Matter?" Bilal Malaeb
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