Luis Fernando Soto Tamayo

Luis Fernando Soto Tamayo

Thesis title: Measuring Nepotism and Its Effects on the Mexican Public Institutions Abstract: This project aims to explore the association between nepotism and public institutions’ performance in the context of the Mexican public sector, and contribute to the...
Santiago Quintero Suarez

Santiago Quintero Suarez

Thesis title: The Politics of Impatient Bureaucracies. Public Sector Reform, Time Preferences and Local Policy Networks for Sustainable Development in Latin America Abstract: In politically fragmented and decentralised metropolitan areas, achieving long-term...

Frederic Larden

Thesis title: Abstract: First supervisor: Stijn Van Kessel Pathway:13-Politics, Public Policy & Governance Cohort: 2021-22

David Graham Sizwe Jeffery

Thesis title: Secularism within political parties in South Africa Abstract: This study investigates why South Africa has a very religious population, and yet a politics that has (so far) remained secular. I focus on the African National Congress (ANC), the...

Christian Garland

Thesis title: ‘Flexible Subjects: A Contemporary Critical Theory of‘Flexibility’/Precarity Abstract: First supervisor: Lucia Pradella Pathway:13-Politics, Public Policy & Governance Cohort: 2021-22

Mohamad El Kari

Thesis title: Laughing through frustration: to what extent has the October ‘revolution’ in Lebanon shaped a unified national identity/consciousness to create a civil functioning state? Abstract: This research aims to study collective action in Lebanon after the 2005...

Nathan Eisenberg

Thesis title: Industrial Corridor Development and the Recomposition of Labor Regimes in China and Vietnam Abstract: Since 2013, China has embarked on a set of infrastructure projects and free trade deals throughout Asia, Europe and Africa that are collectively...
Alexander Burlin

Alexander Burlin

Thesis title: The European Union in the Global Refugee Regime: A Political Economic Approach to the Humanitarian-Development Nexus Abstract: This project examines the role of the European Union (EU) in promoting new technologies for aid and displacement management in...
Lina Kramer

Lina Kramer

Thesis title: Public Policy in an AI Economy Abstract: From technophobia to enthusiastic predictions, artificial intelligence (AI) is receiving increasing media, economic, political, and academic attention. The renewed interest is the result of a substantial increase...
Matilda Dunn

Matilda Dunn

Thesis title: Investigating the UN System Wide Framework of Strategies on the Environment for supporting the implementation of the environmental dimensions of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Abstract: In 2015, the United Nations released the Sustainable...

Ariadna Rissola Díaz

Thesis title: A Global Political Economy of the Latin American ‘Pink Tide’: Poverty, Inequality and Dependent Development in Argentina and Brazil Abstract: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Etiam et purus a risus ultrices dapibus. Curabitur sit...

Sarah Tustin

Thesis title: Whose Democracy? A study of views from Norwich and the surrounding ‘back-water’ areas Abstract: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Etiam et purus a risus ultrices dapibus. Curabitur sit amet elit quis ipsum tincidunt dapibus vitae...