Researching the politics of development



Effective States Reaches the Big Five-O

By Chris Jordan
Effective States has just turned 50 – at least in terms of working papers published!          
50 cake
Since February 2012, we’ve published 1.25 new working papers per month and have lots more in the pipeline.
So what’s been getting the most attention?  The top five most downloaded papers currently on our website are:

As ESID has developed over time, we’ve noticed a growing interest in all the research papers – not to mention the policy briefings, journal articles and books.
As the volume of research grows, we’re starting to highlight key cross- cutting themes. Take a look at the research, commentary and emerging policy implications on gender, growth, natural resources, MGNREGA, political analysis and public sector capacity.
NB. The cake is for illustrative purposes only!
Photo by Eldriva/CC.