Political Economy & Development - Related Events

Upcoming Events

"Development after Statism: Industrial Firms and the Political Economy of South Asia"

Adnan A. Naseemullah
King's College, London

Friday, January 8th 2016, 12:30PM
Lane Room, 3824 Ellison Hall

Co-sponsored by the UCSB Department of Political Science and
The Orfalea Center Interdisciplinary Research Hub on Political Economy and Development


Recent Events

Winter/Spring 2015 seminar schedule

Friday 6 March, 1-2:30 pm
Stephan Miescher
discussant: Jan Nederveen Pieterse
“'Nkrumah’s Baby': The Akosombo Dam and the dream of development in Ghana, 1952-1966"

Thursday 12 March, 3:30-5 pm
Mark Buntaine
discussant: Aashish Mehta
"Aiming at the Wrong Targets: The Difficulty of Improving Domestic Institutions with International Aid"
Friday 8 May, 2-3:30 pm
Casey Walsh
discussant: Tristan Partridge
"The Wrath of Grapes: Groundwater and Wine in California"

Friday 22 May, 2-3:30 pm
Stuart Sweeney
"The persistence of Mexican maize production: Local to global considerations"