GDI Lecture with Prof Rhys Jenkins: How China Is Reshaping the Global Economy
2 October 2019, 5pm-6.30pm
The Global Development Institute Lecture Series is pleased to present Prof Rhys Jenkins, University of East Anglia to discuss "How China Is Reshaping the Global Economy" China’s..
GDI and MUI Lecture with Prof Raquel Rolnik: Urban Warfare - housing under the empire of finance
14 October 2019, 5pm-6.30pm
The Global Development Institute Lecture Series is pleased to present Prof Raquel Rolnik: Urban warfare - housing under the empire of finance In cities across the world the story..
The Annual Harry Street Lecture
17 October 2019, 5pm-7pm
The 2019 Harry Street lecture will be delivered by Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester on Thursday 17th October at 5pm in the Whitworth Hall Further details to follow His p..
GDI Lecture: Tony Shorrocks - Trends in inequality
23 October 2019, 5pm-6.30pm
Professor Anthony Shorrocks is coming to Manchester to talk on the global issue of inequality. Professor Shorrocks was the Director of UNU-WIDER from January 2001. He has previousl..
GDI Annual Lecture: Rachel Glennerster - Can technology solve global poverty?
30 October 2019, 5pm-6.30pm
Rachel Glennerster is the Chief Economist of DFID. Prior to her current role she was the Executive Director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lad (J-PAL), a research centre..
Adrian Leftwich memorial lecture: Cathy Boone - Spatial inequality in African political economy: rethinking uneven development
13 November 2019, 5pm
Catherine Boone is Professor of Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She is interested in patters conducted research on industrial, commerc..
GDI Lecture with Prof Paul Vallely: Is philanthropy good for international development?
27 November 2019, 5pm-6.30pm
The Global Development Institute Lecture Series is pleased to present Prof Paul Vallely, Global Development Institute to discuss "Is philanthropy good for international development..