Research Roundtable: Chinese Economic Policy

22 June 14:00-16:00 Fyvie Hall, Regent Street, University of Westminster 14:00-14:30 Chinese investment in Greece: Analysing the response to a crisis Speaker: Dr Serena Masino, Senior Lecturer, University of Westminster  Discussant: Dr Parviz Dabir-Alai, Emeritus Professor of Economics, Richmond University 14:30-15:00 Knowledge and Policy Transfers along the Belt and Road: The case of Duisburg Speaker:... Continue Reading →

Westminster Development Studies Symposium 2022

On July 6, we were back for our first in-person WDPN event since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Symposium was staged at the central London Regent Street campus of the University of Westminster. Our morning session focused on China's role in shaping international development. We heard from Linda Calabrese (Overseas Development Institute) about... Continue Reading →

Westminster Development Studies Symposium 2022

6 July 2022 | University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, London Free to attend. Register in advance via eventbrite. Symposium Schedule 10:30-10:50 Registration and coffee10:50-11:00Introduction11:00-12:00'Fractured development’: Chinese investment and infrastructure development in Cambodia Linda Calabrese (Overseas Development Institute) Chair: Rector of Westminster International University in Tashkent - Bakhrom Mirkasimov12:00-13:30Roundtable - How is China reshaping international development?Dr... Continue Reading →

Westminster Development Studies Symposium 2019

We welcomed speakers from across the globe to the Westminster Development Studies Symposium on May 17. Our keynote speaker for the event was Professor Kunal Sen, Director of the United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research and Professor of Development Economics at the Global Development Institute, University of Manchester. He is a leading... Continue Reading →

Westminster Development Studies Symposium

Venue: Regent Boardroom, University of Westminster- 309 Regent St, London W1B 2HW Join us on 17th May 2019 for the Westminster Development Studies Symposium organised by the University of Westminster's Development Policy Research Network at its Central London Regent Campus. The workshop will provide a forum to explore the issues, challenges and responses to conflicting trends of... Continue Reading →

Call for papers: Westminster Development Studies Symposium

Globalisation – between achievements and the road to isolation May 17, 2019 University of Westminster, London UK Organized byUniversity of Westminster Development Policy Analysis Research Network (London, UK) Organising Committee: Dr. Karen Jackson and Dr. Serena Masino Keynote Speaker: Professor Kunal Sen (Director of UNU-WIDER) This workshop will provide a forum to explore the issues, challenges and... Continue Reading →

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