Our Aims and Objectives

We are the UK association for all those who research, study and teach global development issues

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What is Development Studies

What is development studies, why it matters, how you can study and career prospects

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Our Members

We have around 1,000 members, made up of individuals and around 40 institutions

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Governance

Find out about our constitution and how we are run

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People

Meet our Council members and other stuff who support the running of DSA

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About

The DSA Conference is an annual event which brings together the development studies community

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DSA2020

Our conference this year is themed "New leadership for global challenges"

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Past Conferences

Find out about our previous conferences

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Study Groups

Our Study Groups offer a chance to connect with others who share your areas of interest

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Students and ECRs

Students and early career researchers are an important part of our community

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Publications

Our book series with OUP and our relationship with other publishers

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North-South Research

A series of workshops exploring North-South interdisciplinary research with key messages and reports

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Membership Directory

Find out who our members are, where they are based and the issues they work on

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News & Insights

News and insights from the DSA and our members

Frederick Ian Nixson – 1943 to 2020

Frederick Ian Nixson – 1943 to 2020

Emeritus Professor of Development Economics, Department of Economics, University of Manchester It is with great regret that we have to inform you that Fred Nixson passed away on 15th July 2020 following an illness which first...

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Latest news from the Global Development Institute

Latest news from the Global Development Institute

All the latest news from GDI including publications, podcasts and the next GDI Webinar

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China in Europe Research Network (CHERN) – Call for Applications

China in Europe Research Network (CHERN) – Call for Applications

Dr Nick Jepson invites applications to join a working group on finance as part of the China in Europe Research Network

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