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Development Studies Association Business and Development Study Group Spring Workshop 2020: Cambridge

12th March 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Evolving Relationships between the Private Sector and  Sustainable International Development : New avenues for research on business and development

The second workshop of this series to broaden the focus to examine interdisciplinary perspectives on different aspects of the growing role of business in development. Workshop discussions will be led by:

  • Peter Lund-Thomsen (Copenhagen Business School): Business and Development: Issues and Perspectives
  • Michael Wendelboe Hansen (Copenhagen Business School): International Business and Economic Development
  • Jodie Thorpe (Institute of Development Studies): State-Business Relations and Development (tbc)
  • Emma Mawdsley (University of Cambridge): Financialisation and Development; South-South Development Cooperation

Workshop chair: Jessica Sklair (University of Cambridge).


If you would like to take part in this workshop please email Ana Paula Borges by 27th January 2020, with your name, institutional affiliation and a few lines on your research interests in relation to evolving relationships between the private sector and sustainable international development.


12th March 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Margaret Anstee Centre for Global Studies
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Newnham College, University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge
Cambridge, CB3 9DF United Kingdom
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