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2013: Overcoming the limits of institutional reform in Uganda Downloads
Matt Andrews and Lawrence Bategeka
2013: Trillions gained and lost. Estimating the magnitude of growth episodes Downloads
Lant Pritchett, Kunal Sen, Sabyasachi Kar and Selim Raihan
2013: Building state capacity for inclusive development. The politics of public sector reform Downloads
Badru Bukenya and Pablo Yanguas
2013: Politics, political settlements and social change in post-colonial Rwanda Downloads
Frederick Golooba-Mutebi
2013: Political settlement dynamics in a limited-access order: The case of Bangladesh Downloads
Mirza Hassan
2013: Are service-delivery NGOs building state capacity in the global South? Experiences from HIV/AIDS programmes in rural Uganda Downloads
Badru Bukenya
2013: Natural resource extraction and the possibilities of inclusive development: politics across space and time Downloads
Anthony Bebbington
2013: Investigating the links between political settlements and inclusive development in Uganda: towards a research agenda Downloads
Frederick Golooba-Mutebi and Sam Hickey
2013: Donors, development agencies and the use of political economic analysis: getting to grips with the politics of development? Downloads
Laura Routley and David Hulme
2013: Institutions, incentives and service provision: Bringing politics back in Downloads
Brian Levy and Michael Walton
2013: Methods in governance research: a review of research approaches Downloads
Lawrence Sáez
2013: Economic and social upgrading in global logistics Downloads
Neil M. Coe and Martin Hess
2013: Restructuring of post-crisis GPNs: tourism in Indonesia Downloads
Girish Nanda and Keith Hargreaves
2013: International airline groups in Africa Downloads
Piotr Niewiadomski
2013: Developmental uses of mobile phones in Kenya and Uganda Downloads
Johann Maree, Rachel Piontak, Tonny Omwansa, Isaac Shinyekwa and Kamotho Njenga
2013: Aid for Trade in a world of global value chains: chain power, the distribution of rents and implications for the form of aid Downloads
Frederick Mayer and William Milberg
2013: Governance and upgrading in export grape global production networks in India Downloads
Sukhpal Singh
2013: New strategies of industrial organization: outsourcing and consolidation in the mobile telecom sector in India Downloads
Sumangala Damodaran
2013: ‘Precarious upgrading’ in electronics global production networks in Central and Eastern Europe: the cases of Hungary and Romania Downloads
Leonhard Plank and Cornelia Staritz
2013: Capturing the jobs from globalization: trade and employment in global value chains Downloads
Xiao Jiang and William Milberg
2013: Capabilities, costs, networks and innovations: impact of mobile phones in rural India Downloads
Balwant Singh Mehta
2013: The zero-fee tour: price competition and network downgrading in Chinese tourism Downloads
Dev Nathan, Yang Fuquan and Yu Yin
2013: How social upgrading drives economic upgrading by Indian IT majors: the case of telecom IT services Downloads
Sandip Sarkar, Balwant Singh Mehta and Dev Nathan
2013: Tourism overview: changing end markets and hyper competition Downloads
Michelle Christian and Dev Nathan
2013: The co-evolution of concentration in mobile phone global value chains and its impact on social upgrading in developing countries Downloads
Joonkoo Lee and Gary Gereffi
2013: Workers’ agency and re-working power relations in Cambodia’s garment industry Downloads
Dennis Arnold
2013: Innovation and upgrading in global production networks Downloads
Dev Nathan and Sandip Sarkar
2013: Developing countries in the global apparel value chain: a tale of upgrading and downgrading experiences Downloads
Thomas Bernhardt
2013: Local embeddedness and economic and social upgrading in Madagascar’s export apparel industry Downloads
Cornelia Staritz and Mike Morris
2013: Local embeddedness, upgrading and skill development: global value chains and foreign direct investment in Lesotho’s apparel industry Downloads
Cornelia Staritz and Mike Morris
2013: Economic and social upgrading in tourism global production networks: findings from Uganda Downloads
Michelle Christian and Francis Mwaura
2013: Poverty and local linkages in the tourism value chain: a study of upland economies in China and India Downloads
Dev Nathan, Govind Kelkar, Yang Fuquan and Yu Yin
2013: Better Work in Central America: assessing the opportunities for upgrading in Nicaragua’s apparel sector Downloads
Jennifer Bair and Gary Gereffi
2013: Vulnerable workers and labour standards (non-)compliance in global production networks: home-based child labour in Delhi’s garment sector Downloads
Resmi Bhaskaran, Dev Nathan, Nicola Phillips and C. Upendranadh
2013: The California Transparency in Supply Chains Act Downloads
John Pickles and Shengjun Zhu
2013: Towards sustainable labour costing in UK fashion retail Downloads
Doug Miller
2013: Two Africas? Why Africa’s ‘Growth Miracle’ is barely reducing poverty Downloads
Paul Mosley
2013: Double burden of malnutrition: Why are Indian women likely to be underweight and obese? Downloads
Vani S. Kulkarni, Veena S. Kulkarni and Raghav Gaiha
2013: Paths to development: is there a Bangladesh surprise? Downloads
M Asadullah, Antonio Savoia and Wahiduddin Mahmud
2013: MDGs and gender inequality Downloads
Vani S. Kulkarni, Manoj Pandey and Raghav Gaiha
2013: A decade of poverty reduction in Kazakhstan 2000-2009: growth and/or redistribution? Downloads
Alma Kudebayeva and Armando Barrientos
2013: Gender production networks: Sustaining cocoa-chocolate sourcing in Ghana and India Downloads
Stephanie Barrientos
2013: Antipoverty transfers and labour force participation effects Downloads
Armando Barrientos and Juan Villa
2013: What has happened to the poorest 50%? Downloads
Amanda Lenhardt and Andrew Shepherd
2013: The impact of microcredit on child education: quasi-experimental evidence from rural China Downloads
Jing You and Samuel Annim
2013: Politicising poverty in Latin America in the light of Rawls’ ‘strains of commitment’ argument for a social minimum Downloads
Armando Barrientos
2013: Have natural disasters become deadlier? Downloads
Raghav Gaiha, Kenneth Hill, Ganesh Thapa and Varsha S. Kulkarni
2013: Poverty and development thinking:synthesis or uneasy compromise? Downloads
David Hulme
2012: Developing the guts of a GUT (Grand Unified Theory): elite commitment and inclusive growth Downloads
Lant Pritchett and Erik Werker
2012: The political economy of implementing the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme in India Downloads
Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay
2012: Co-producing ineffective states: social knowledge, social policy and social citizenship in Africa and in development Downloads
Maia Green
2012: Gendered politics of securing inclusive development Downloads
Sohela Nazneen and Simeen Mahmud
2012: China in Africa: Impacts and prospects for accountable development Downloads
Giles Mohan
2012: The politics of what works for the poor in public expenditure and taxation: a review Downloads
Paul Mosley
2012: Measurement and evolution of state capacity: exploring a lesser known aspect of governance Downloads
Antonio Savoia and Kunal Sen
2012: Delivering effective social assistance: does politics matter? Downloads
Armando Barrientos and Sony Pellissery
2012: The politics of rule of law systems in developmental states: 'political settlements' as a basis for promoting effective justice institutions for marginalized groups Downloads
Deval Desai and Michael Woolcock
2012: The politics of aid revisited: a review of evidence on state capacity and elite commitment Downloads
Arjan de Haan and Ward Warmerdam
2012: The politics of what works in service delivery: an evidence-based review Downloads
Claire Mcloughlin and Richard Batley
2012: The political dynamics of economic growth Downloads
Kunal Sen
2012: Annotated bibliography on developmental states, political settlements and citizen formation Downloads
Laura Routley
2012: Developmental states: a review of the literature Downloads
Laura Routley
2012: State capacity and inclusive development: new challenges and directions Downloads
Matthias vom Hau
2012: Thinking about the politics of inclusive development: towards a relational approach Downloads
Sam Hickey
2012: South African horticulture: opportunities and challenges for economic and social upgrading in value chains Downloads
John Pickles
2012: South African horticulture: opportunities and challenges for economic and social upgrading in value chains Downloads
Stephanie Barrientos and Margareet Visser
2012: Economic and social up(down)grading in tourism global production networks: findings from Kenya and Uganda Downloads
Michelle Christian
2012: Vertical specialization and industrial upgrading: a preliminary note Downloads
Xiao Jiang and William Milberg
2012: Global inequality, rising powers and labour standards Downloads
Dev Nathan and Sandip Sarkar
2012: Back to the Future? A critical reflection on Neil Kearney’s mature systems of industrial relations perspective on the governance of outsourced apparel supply chains Downloads
Doug Miller, Simon Turner and Tom Grinter
2012: Does economic upgrading generate social upgrading? Insights from the horticulture, apparel, mobile phones and tourism sectors Downloads
Thomas Bernhardt and William Milberg
2012: Economic and social upgrading in global value chains: Analysis of horticulture, apparel, tourism and mobile telephones Downloads
Thomas Bernhardt and William Milberg
2012: China’s New Labour Contract Law: State Regulation and Worker Rights in Global Production Networks Downloads
Tu Lan and John Pickles
2012: Economic and Social Upgrading in Global Production Networks: Problems of Theory and Measurement Downloads
William Milberg and Deborah Winkler
2012: Economic and Social Upgrading in Global Production Networks: Developing a Framework for Analysis Downloads
Stephanie Barrientos, Gary Gereffi and Arianna Rossi
2012: Re-embedding governance: global apparel value chains and decent work Downloads
Frederick Mayer and John Pickles
2012: Fighting discrimination: W. Arthur Lewis and the dual economy of Manchester in the 1950s Downloads
Paul Mosley and Barbara Ingram
2012: Urban poverty in Bangladesh: causes, consequences and coping strategies Downloads
Nicola Banks
2012: The West's aid dilemma and the Chinese solution? Downloads
Xiaobing Wang and Adam Ozanne
2012: The projection of development: cinematic representation as an(other) source of authoritative knowledge? Downloads
David Lewis, Dennis Rodgers and Michael Woolcock
2012: The impact of food and economic crises on diet and nutrition Downloads
Ralitza Dimova, Ira Gang, Monnet B. P. Gbakou and Daniel Hoffman
2012: On the colonial origins of agricultural development in India: a re-examination of Banerjee and Iyer, ‘History, institutions and economic performance’ Downloads
Vegard Iversen, Richard Palmer-Jones and Kunal Sen
2012: Microfinance and its role in household poverty reduction: findings from Pakistan Downloads
Asad K. Ghalib, Issam Malki and Katsushi Imai
2012: A right price for rice? Côte d’Ivoire insights into the welfare implications of the ‘global food crisis’ Downloads
Ralitza Dimova and Monnet Gbakou
2012: The role of NGOs and civil society in development and poverty reduction Downloads
Nicola Banks and David Hulme
2012: Crop returns, prices, credit and poverty in Lao-PDR Downloads
Samuel Annim and Raghav Gaiha
2012: Squeezing the state: tariff revenue, state capacity and the WTO’s Doha Round Downloads
James Scott
2012: Brave new world: global development goals after 2015 Downloads
David Hulme and Rorden Wilkinson
2012: Changing of the guard: expert knowledge and ‘common sense’ in the Doha Development Agenda Downloads
Faizel Ismail
2012: Changing of the guard: expert knowledge and ‘common sense’ in the Doha Development Agenda Downloads
James Scott and Rorden Wilkinson
2012: Labour informality in Latin America: the case of Argentina, Chile, Brazil and Peru Downloads
Roxana Maurizio
2012: Optimal public investment, growth and consumption: evidence from African countries Downloads
Augustin Fosu, Yoseph Getachew and Thomas Ziesemer
2012: Community and institutional responses to the challenges facing poor urban people in Khulna, Bangladesh in an era of climate change Downloads
Manoj Roy, Ferdous Jahan and David Hulme
2012: Is caste destiny? Occupational diversification among Dalits in rural India Downloads
Ira Gang, Kunal Sen and Myeong-Su Yun
2012: Spatial inequality and household poverty in Ghana Downloads
Samuel Annim, S. Mariwah and J. Sebu
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