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Department of Economics

Professor Jane Harrigan

BA (Oxon), MPhil (Camb), PhD (Manchester)

Overview

Jane Harrigan
Department of Economics

Professor of Economics

London Middle East Institute (LMEI)

Member

SOAS Food Studies Centre

Member, SOAS Food Studies Centre

Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies

Member

Name:
Professor Jane Harrigan
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4537
Address:
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
281
Office Hours:
Wednesdays from 15:30 to 16:30

Biography

Inaugural Lecture

Professor Jane Harrigan's Inaugural Lecture: Did Food Prices Plant the Seeds of the Arab Spring?

Expertise

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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • Africa
  • Near and Middle East
Country Expertise
Languages

Publications

Authored Books

Harrigan, Jane (2014) The Political Economy of Food Sovereignty in the Arab World. London: Palgrave Macmillan. (Forthcoming)

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed (2009) Aid and Power in the Arab World: The IMF and World Bank Policy-Based Lending in the Middle East and North Africa. Palgrave Macmillan.

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed (2009) Economic Liberalisation, Social Capital and Islamic Welfare Provision. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed (2009) Aid and Power in the Arab World: IMF and World Bank Policy-Based Lending in the Middle East and North Africa. Palgrave Macmillan.

Harrigan, Jane (2001) From Dictatorship to Democracy. Economic Policy in Malawi 1964-2000. Ashgate.

Mosley, Paul and Harrigan, Jane and Toye, John (1995) Aid and Power: The World Bank and Policy-Based Lending. London: Routledge.

Edited Books

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed, eds. (2012) Deradicalising Violent Extremists: Counter-Radicalisation and Deradicalisation Programmes and their Impact in Muslim Majority States. Routledge.

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed, eds. (2011) Globalisation, Democratisation and Radicalisation in the Arab World. Palgrave Macmillan.

Aryeetey, Ernest and Harrigan, Jane and Nissanke, Machiko, eds. (2000) Economic Reforms in Ghana: The Miracle and the Mirage. London: James Currey.

Book Chapters

Harrigan, Jane (2013) 'An Economic Analysis of National Food Sovereignty Policies in the Middle East: The Case of Lebanon and Jordan.' In: Babar, Z. and Mirgani, S., (eds.), Food Security in the Middle East. Oxford: Hurst and Oxford University Press. (In Press)

Harrigan, Jane (2010) 'The Political Economy of Economic Reform in North Africa and the Relations with the World Bank and International Monetary Fund.' In: Claves de la Economia Mundial. Madrid: Instituto Espanol de Comercio Exterior.

Harrigan, Jane (2005) 'Food Security Policies and Starter Pack: a Challenge for Donors?' In: Levy, S, (ed.), Starter Packs: A Strategy to Fight Hunger in Developing Countries? CABI International, pp. 229-246.

Harrigan, Jane and Wang, C and El-Said, H (2005) 'The Politics of IMF and World Bank Lending: Will it Backfire in the Middle East and North Africa?' In: Paloni, A and Zanardi, M, (eds.), IMF, World Bank and Policy Reform. London: Routledge, pp. 64-99.

Harrigan, Jane (2002) 'International Finance for Development.' In: Kirkpatrick, C and Clarke, R and Polidano, C, (eds.), Handbook on Development Policy and Management. Edward Elgar, pp. 86-93.

Harrigan, Jane and Aryeetey, Ernest (2000) 'Macroeconomic and Sectoral Policies in Ghana 1970-1997.' In: Aryeetey, Ernest and Harrigan, Jane and Nissanke, M, (eds.), Economic Reforms in Ghana: The Miracle and the Mirage. Oxford: James Currey.

Harrigan, Jane and Oduro, Abena (2000) 'Exchange Rate Policy in Ghana.' In: Aryeetey, Ernest and Harrigan, Jane and Nissanke, M, (eds.), Economic Reforms in Ghana: The Miracle and the Mirage. Oxford: James Currey.

Harrigan, Jane and Younger, Stephen (2000) 'Aid, Debt and Growth in Ghana.' In: Aryeetey, Ernest and Harrigan, Jane and Nissanke, M, (eds.), Economic Reforms in Ghana: The Miracle and the Mirage. Oxford: James Currey.

Harrigan, Jane (1999) 'Malawi's Positive 1977-79 Trade Shock.' In: Collier, P. and Gunning, J., (eds.), Trade Shocks in Developing Countries: Volume I Africa. Oxford University Press.

Harrigan, Jane (1999) 'The Multilateral Institutions and Budget Accountability in Jamaica.' In: Mackintosh, M. and Roy, R., (eds.), Economic Decentralisation and Public Management Reform. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Harrigan, Jane (1998) 'The Bretton Woods Institutions in Developing Countries: Betes Noires or Toothless Tigers?' In: Milner, C., (ed.), Developing and newly Industrializing Countries. Volume II. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Harrigan, Jane (1995) 'Jamaica: Mature Democracy but Questionable Accountability.' In: Healey, John and Tordoff, William, (eds.), Votes and Budgets: Comparative Studies in Accountable Governance in the South. Basingstoke: Macmillan and St Martins.

Harrigan, Jane (1994) 'Discussant's comments on "The Political Economy of Structural Adjustment: An External Perspective".' In: van der Hoeven, Rolph and van der Kraaij, F. P. M., (eds.), Structural Adjustment and Beyond in Sub-Saharan Africa: Research and Policy Issues. London: James Currey.

Harrigan, Jane and Mosley, Paul (1992) 'Assessing the Effects of Programme Aid Expenditures.' In: Berlage, L. and Stokke, O., (eds.), Evaluating development assistance: approaches and methods. London: Frank Cass.

Harrigan, Jane and Mosley, Paul (1991) 'Evaluating the Impact of World Bank Structural Adjustment Lending: 1980-87.' In: Contemporary Issues in European Development Aid. Gower Publishing Co Ltd.

Harrigan, Jane (1991) 'Evaluation Methodology: Simple Tabular Comparisons.' In: Mosley, Paul and Harrigan, Jane and Toye, John, (eds.), Aid and Power: The World Bank and Policy-Based Lending, Vol. I. London and New York: Routledge.

Harrigan, Jane (1991) 'Regression-Based Results.' In: Mosley, Paul and Harrigan, Jane and Toye, John, (eds.), Aid and Power: The World Bank and Policy-Based Lending, Vol. I. London and New York: Routledge.

Harrigan, Jane and Bourguignon, F. and Morrisson, C. and Suwa, A. (1991) 'Model-Based Results.' In: Mosley, Paul and Harrigan, Jane and Toye, John, (eds.), Aid and Power: The World Bank and Policy-Based Lending, Vol. I. London and New York: Routledge.

Harrigan, Jane (1991) 'Malawi.' In: Mosley, Paul and Harrigan, Jane and Toye, John, (eds.), Aid and Power: The World Bank and Policy-Based Lending, Vol. II. London and New York: Routledge.

Harrigan, Jane (1991) 'Jamaica.' In: Mosley, Paul and Harrigan, Jane and Toye, John, (eds.), Aid and Power: The World Bank and Policy-Based Lending, Vol. II. London and New York: Routledge.

Harrigan, Jane (1991) 'Guyana.' In: Mosley, Paul and Harrigan, Jane and Toye, John, (eds.), Aid and Power: The World Bank and Policy-Based Lending, Vol. II. London and New York: Routledge.

Articles

Harrigan, Jane and Wang, Chengang (2011) 'A New Approach to the Allocation of Aid among Developing Countries: Is the USA Different from the Rest?' World Development, 39 (8). pp. 1281-1293.

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed (2010) 'The Economic Impact of IMF and World Bank Programs in the Middle East and North Africa: A Case Study of Jordan, Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia, 1983-2004.' Review of Middle East Economics and Finance, 6 (2). pp. 1-25.

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed (2009) 'You Reap What You Plant: Social Networks in the Arab World – The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.' World Development, 37 (7). pp. 1235-1249.

Harrigan, Jane (2009) 'Economic Liberalisation, Social Welfare and Islam in the Middle East.' Development Viewpoint (25).

Harrigan, Jane (2008) 'Has Policy-Based Lending by the IMF and World Bank Been Effective in the Arab World?' Development Viewpoint (17).

Harrigan, Jane (2008) 'Food Insecurity, Poverty and the Malawi Starter Pack: False Start or Fresh Start?' Food Policy, 33 (3). pp. 237-249.

Harrigan, Jane (2007) 'The Doubling of Aid to Africa: Promises and Problems.' Journal of Contemporary African Studies, 25 (3). pp. 369-389.

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed (2006) 'The IMF and the World Bank in Jordan: A Case of Over-Optimism.' Review of International Organisations, 1 (3). pp. 263-292.

Harrigan, Jane (2006) 'The Politics of the IMF and World Bank in the Middle East [in Arabic].' Al Mustaqbal al Arabi (The Arab Future) (325).

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, H. and Wang, C. (2006) 'The Economic and Political Determinants of IMF and World Bank Lending in the Middle East and North Africa.' World Development, 34 (2). pp. 247-270.

Harrigan, Jane (2006) 'Time to Exchange the Exchange-Rate Regime: Are Hard Pegs the Best Option for Low-Icome Countries.' Development Policy Review . pp. 205-223.

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed (2006) 'Globalisation, International Finance and Political Islam in the Arab World.' The Middle East Journal, 60 (3). pp. 444-466.

Harrigan, Jane (2003) 'U-Turns and Full Circles: Two Decades of Agricultural Reform in Malawi 1981-2000.' World Development, 31 (5). pp. 847-63.

Harrigan, Jane and Mavrotas, G. and Yussop, Z. (2002) 'On the Determinants of Capital Flight. A New Approach.' Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 7 (2). pp. 203-241.

Harrigan, Jane (2001) 'External Sector Adjustment: Evidence from a 1997 Survey of Export Businesses in Malawi.' Journal of African Business, 2 (3). pp. 33-64.

Harrigan, Jane and Banda, W. and Nixson, F. (2001) 'The Determinants of Export Performance: Results of a 1997 Survey of Malawian Exporters.' Journal of African Business, 2 (3). pp. 33-64.

Harrigan, Jane and El-Said, Hamed (2000) 'Stabilisation and Structural Adjustment: The Case of Jordan and Malawi.' Journal of African Business, 1 (3). pp. 63-109.

Harrigan, Jane (1998) 'Effects of the IMF and World Bank on Public Expenditure Accountability in Jamaica.' Public Administration and Development, 18 (1). pp. 5-22.

Harrigan, Jane (1997) 'Modelling the Impact of World Bank Policy-Based Lending: The Case of Malawi's Agricultural Sector.' Journal of Development Studies, 33 (6). pp. 848-873.

Harrigan, Jane and Brownbridge, Martin (1996) 'Positive Terms of Trade Shocks and Structural Adjustment in Sub Saharan Africa.' Development Policy Review, 14 (4). pp. 409-427.

Harrigan, Jane (1996) 'The Bretton Woods Institutions in Developing Countries: Betes Noires or Toothless Tigers.' The World Economy, 19 (6). pp. 765-779.

Harrigan, Jane (1992) 'Investment, Growth and Poverty: Lessons from Malawi and Madagascar on Re-taking the Middle Ground.' Journal of African Economies, 1 (1). pp. 151-162.

Harrigan, Jane and Mosley, Paul (1991) 'Evaluating the Effects of World Bank Structural Adjustment Lending: 1980-88.' Journal of Development Studies, 27 (3). pp. 63-94.

Harrigan, Jane (1988) 'Alternative Concepts of Conditionality.' Manchester Papers on Development, 6 (4). pp. 451-471.

Harrigan, Jane (1988) 'Malawi: The Impact of Price Policy on Smallholder Agriculture 1971-1988.' Development Policy Review, 6 . pp. 415-433.

Monographs

Harrigan, Jane (2011) The Political Economy of Aid Flows to North Africa. UNU-WIDER.

Harrigan, Jane and Booth, D and Cammack, D and kanyongolo, E and Mature, M and Ngwira, N (2006) Drivers of Change and Development in Malawi. London: Overseas Development Institute.

Harrigan, Jane (1991) Consequences of Temporary Trade Shocks in Developing Countries. Washington D.C.: The World Bank. (Unpublished)

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