Effective States and Inclusive Development

Conference 2019

International flagship conference  From Politics to Power? Rethinking the Politics of Development


 

We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for a flagship international conference convened by the Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre (ESID), at the Global Development Institute, The University of Manchester:

From Politics to Power? Rethinking the Politics of Development

9 – 11 September 2019 
Manchester, UK

Confirmed Plenary Speakers to date include world leading experts Anne Marie Goetz (New York), Merilee Grindle (Harvard), Lant Pritchett (Harvard), James Robinson (Chicago),  Prerna Singh (Brown), E. Gyimah-Boadi (Afrobarometer, Ghana)

Speakers to be confirmed are: Pratap Mehta (Ashoka), Dan Slater (Michigan) 

This international conference will both showcase the findings of the Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre (ESID), which has been researching the politics of state capacity and elite commitment to development since 2011, and place its findings into conversation with the much broader range of research into the politics of development.

REGISTER FOR THE CONFERENCE

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