Authoritarian regimes, democracy and development

Authoritarian regimes, democracy and development

Tim Kelsall's new paper takes stock of the research evidence and the questions that emerge for policy advisors.

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The politics of inequality: call for papers

The politics of inequality: call for papers

How does politics foster or reduce inequalities? We welcome proposals for papers for the 2015 DLP conference.

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When are citizens willing to act against corruption?

When are citizens willing to act against corruption?

A new study by Caryn Peiffer and Linda Alvarez analyses survey data from 71 countries.

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New research project on redistribution

New research project on redistribution

Join us in shaping a new research project on The Politics of Redistribution.

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Latest from DLP

Being 'there': Bermuda Triangulation

Fieldwork in fragile places part 2: data difficulties

Opinion by Suda Perera6th November 2014

Politicians and administrators: conflict, collusion or collaboration?

How do relations between political and administrative leaders affect reform?

Opinion by Niheer Dasandi23rd October 2014

Authoritarianism, democracy and development

What does the evidence say?

Opinion by Tim Kelsall27th November 2014

Being 'there': reflections on fieldwork in the DRC

Fieldwork in fragile places part 1: the security dilemma

Opinion by Suda Perera5th November 2014

The politics of redistribution: we need you

Which are the key country cases? Help us shape new research.

Opinion by David Hudson, Niheer Dasandi16th October 2014

About DLP

The Developmental Leadership Program (DLP) is an international research initiative that explores how leadership, power and political processes drive or block successful development.

DLP focuses on the crucial role of home-grown leaderships and coalitions in forging legitimate political settlements and institutions that promote developmental outcomes, such as sustainable growth, political stability and inclusive social development.

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News

Course on corruption from the grassroots

Tuesday 25th November 2014

DLP Research Fellow Dr Caryn Peiffer is lecturing at the ninth Afrobarometer/CSSR summer school at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, which runs from 17 November - 12 December 2014.

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Parliamentary strengthening: fix the car, or worry about the driver?

Monday 24th November 2014

In a guest post today for the blog From Poverty to Power, Alina Rocha Menocal takes stock of the evidence on parliamentary strengthening.

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