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Department of Development Studies

Development Studies seminar series

The Development Studies Seminars take place weekly during terms 1 & 2 with speakers representing the full range of development-related disciplines including economics, political science, anthropology, sociology and history.

Entrance is free and seminars are open to the public.

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Forthcoming Events

The Extreme Centre: How the Neoliberal Project Has Reshaped the World

Tariq Ali (writer, filmmaker and editor of New Left Review)
16 February 2016, Brunei Gallery, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Why is Inequality So Unequal Across the World?

Dr Gabriel Palma (Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge, UK)
23 February 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, G3, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Development of Underdevelopment in the UK

Professor Colin Leys (Department of Political Studies, Queen’s University, Canada and Goldsmiths, University of London, UK)
1 March 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, G3, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Global Capitalism, Global War, Global Crisis

Professor Adam Morton (Department of Political Economy, University of Sydney, Australia) and Professor Andreas Bieler (School of Politics and International Relations, Nottingham University, UK)
8 March 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, G3, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Merchant Capitalism, Peasant Households, and Industrial Accumulation: Integration of a Model

Professor Jairus Banaji (Department of Development Studies, SOAS, UK)
19 April 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, G3, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM