Poverty Working Group Working Papers series

The IIPPE Poverty Group is pleased to announce its Working Paper Series on political economy and heterodox research in absolute poverty related issues. This working paper series aims at offering PhD students and young researchers the possibility to have their papers reviewed by two academics who are working in their field of research. Submission of Work on all aspects of poverty is encouraged, with a special but not exclusive focus on absolute poverty and the conditions of living of the working class. Submission of Work on all aspects of poverty is encouraged, with a special but not exclusive focus on absolute poverty and the conditions of living of the working class. Upon submission, the paper will be assessed by two referees, one senior and one junior academic, according to the topic of research at hand. Click here to read more.

Conflict, War and Development Working Group

The aim of this working group is to bring together academics, activist, politicians and other people from across the world, who have an interest in research on conflict, war and development that is more balanced and objective than the discourses produced and disseminated by mainstream academics and the dominant media. The working group is in particular interested in analyses that includes material interests and motivations; production of knowledge and false consciousness; media, war propaganda and public opinion; organisation and production of overt and covert warfare; gender and masculinity; psychological operations and humanitarianism. Click here to read more.