Effective States and Inclusive Development
New Book by our Research Director, Professor Kunal Sen
Read Kunal's blog featuring arguments from his book, Out of the Shadows? The Informal Sector in Post-Reform India
Global Development Institute Launch Event
ESID is led by the new GDI which will launch on 17th Feb with a keynote lecture by Oxfam International Exec Winne Byanyima. Register for tickets at gdilaunch.eventbrite.co.uk or click on the picture
At what point do we do something about inequality?
A new Oxfam report finds that now 62 people hold half the world's wealth. ESID CEO, Professor David Hulme asks what can be done.
LISTEN: Our latest findings and policy recommendations on social protection in Africa
A podcast from Tom Lavers, Samuel Hickey and Anna McCord
How powerful political elites manipulate education resources in Ghana
New study by Dr Abdul Gafaru Abdulai and Professor Sam Hickey published in Journal of African Affairs
Boom and Bust: What's Causing India's Growth Slow Down?
Read our latest blog from Professor Kunal Sen
LISTEN: Harvard Professor Lant Pritchett on Five (Hard) Truths
A provocative talk from our renowned researcher on the basic mechanisms of Drive, Shift, Kink and Strategies for National Development
Spotlight on an ESID Researcher in Ghana
Ten minutes with Daniel Appiah
Why is Domestic Violence Law Falling Short in Uganda?
Read our new working paper and blog from Josephine Ahikire and Amon A. Mwiine
Read our Working Papers, Briefing Papers and other publications.