Adnan A. Naseemullah
King's College, London
Friday, January 8th 2016, 12:30PM
Lane Room, 3824 Ellison Hall
Co-sponsored by the UCSB Department of Political Science and
The Orfalea Center Interdisciplinary Research Hub on Political Economy and Development
Winter/Spring 2015 seminar schedule
Friday 6 March, 1-2:30 pm
discussant: Jan Nederveen Pieterse
“'Nkrumah’s Baby': The Akosombo Dam and the dream of development in Ghana, 1952-1966"
Thursday 12 March, 3:30-5 pm
discussant: Aashish Mehta
"Aiming at the Wrong Targets: The Difficulty of Improving Domestic Institutions with International Aid"
Friday 8 May, 2-3:30 pm
discussant: Tristan Partridge
"The Wrath of Grapes: Groundwater and Wine in California"
Friday 22 May, 2-3:30 pm
"The persistence of Mexican maize production: Local to global considerations"