The COVID-19 pandemic burst in the midst of an already agitated geopolitical scenery punctuated by the fallout of Brexit and turbulent trade wars
COVID-19 has demonstrated how we need to rethink the trade-offs between efficiency and resilience if we are to meet the greater challenge of climate change.
Developing countries are now connected to global market-based finance with implications for external debt sustainability and the financing of development.
The commercialisation of Kenya’s water sector creates feedback loops that need careful regulation to live up to the commitment of water as a human right.
Like the supervillains from classic horror films of the 1980s, the story of chlorinated chicken just won’t die. The latest […]
With environmentally-friendly diets on the rise, this blog asks what these changes in consumption imply for the political economy of food production?
The unquestioning faith of supply chain management coupled with free-trade policy has left us unprepared to confront the pandemic.
Harold Laski’s influence in China has been under-researched for decades. A new workshop held this week will explore the legacy of his legal philosophy
We need to extend critiques of undervalued labour beyond those with ‘social value’ to engender improvements in the material value of labour globally.
Cash Assistance Programmes offer financial support to asylum seekers. This blog examines the impact of the cash card scheme on refugee’s lives.