These are the researchers who successfully defended their PhD theses at the International Institute of Social Studies in 2018.
Click on the thesis title to download and read it or on the pictures link for photos taken during the defence.
The political economy of industrial tree plantations in the era of global land rush: the case of Guangxi, China
Photos of the defence
Video of the defence
'Feminisms and Migration into Italy: the intersectionality of gender and race'
Battery of Asia ? The rise of regulatory regionalism and transboundary hydropower development in Laos
Critical realism and the persistence of poor school performance in northern Colombia: the difference it makes
Where is the value of housework?: re-conceptualizing housework as family care activity
The Shuar and Large-Scale Mining in Zamora-Chinchipe, Ecuador
Transformative Politics in Environmental Struggles : A Comparative Analysis of the Mining Conflicts in Intag, Ecuador and Mount Ida, Turkey
Mining Reform, Governance and the State in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Global and Developing Country Business Cycles
The rise of Agro-Extractive Capitalism: Insights from Guatemala in the early 21st century
Accommodation of Cultural Diversity in Public Spaces: The Case of Skopje (Macedonia)
Politics of Disaster Risk Governance in Indonesia and Myanmar: A Study into the Dynamics of Governance Network on Disaster Risk Reduction