WEBINAR – Power, Populations and Development: How the ESID Political Settlements Database Explains Development Trends
12 November 2020 Recent ESID work has refined the idea of a political settlement and strengthened its social scientific footing.
WATCH – Webinar with Prof Sam Hickey: How Politics Shapes Development, the Importance of Context, Capacity and Coalitions
9 November 2020 What kind of politics help to secure inclusive development? After 9 years of research across 26 countries, summing
13 October 2020 We’re excited to announce a new ESID webinar series synthesising more than 9 years of research. Next
Zambia’s response to COVID-19 Part 3: Rising infections and falling confidence amidst increased authoritarianism
Our ESID Zambia experts reveal the latest developments in the political response to Covid-19 in Zambia In a provocative piece in
30 September 2020 Sam Hickey and Tim Kelsall set out the ESID framework for inclusive development. When ESID started its
Sam Hickey and Tim Kelsall What kinds of politics can help to secure inclusive development, and how can these be
14 September 2020 ESID experts Tim Kelsall and Sam Hickey provide a clear and essential guide to political settlements analysis.
1 September 2020 Caesar Cheelo and Marja Hinfelaar reflect on Zambia's dramatic news. Zambia’s central bank, the Bank of Zambia
17 August 2020 Eyob Balcha Gebremariam Recent GDI alumnus and now Research Fellow at LSE, Eyob draws on his ESID
27 July 2020 In the latest of our series profiling ESID Research Associates, we talk to Kate Pruce on life
Find out more about Research Associate Chris Lyon and how he thinks international development should respond to the pandemic.
13 July 2020 In the second in our series of spotlights on Research Associates, we discover more about Farwa Sial
13 July 2020 ESID's joint director of research will lead the UK- based membership organisation for all those studying,
7 July 2020 In our latest blog series, we are spotlighting our wonderful ESID Research Associates. First up, as Nicolai
12 June 2020Farwa Sial The global oil industry is experiencing major shocks as the Covid-19 pandemic endures. The challenge to the
10 June 2020 This year's DSA annual conference is taking place online from 16 to 19 June. The conference will focus
30 May 2020 Discover the latest on the response to Covid-19 in Zambia Any glimmer of hope that the Covid-19 crisis
18 May 2020 Badru Bukenya The global message on frequent 20 second handwashing to stem the spread
13 May 2020 Chief Executive of The Brac Institute for Governance and Development, Imran Matin reports from Bangladesh on the
11 May 2020 Tom Lavers Social protection has already and will continue to be key to the response to Covid-19.
5 May 2020 Clare Cummings Nigeria was successful in eliminating Ebola, despite a weak public health system. In the latest
1 May 2020 Tom Goodfellow David Jackman As different responses to coronavirus are