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ISS professors

Keywords: political economy, sustainable development, Amazon

prof.dr. (Murat) M Arsel

Keywords: International law and (sustainable) development, international human rights law, children’s rights, human rights-based approaches to development, climate change and human rights, and EU development cooperation

Keywords: Economics, health and education

Keywords: Deglobalization, new post development; ‘flex international’ political economy, qualitative quantities, arts

Keywords: Agrarian politics, specifically: land politics and policies, (trans)national agrarian movements, food politics, forestry, state-society interactions in rural development, rural conflict, biofuels, 'flex crops', land grabbing and food sovereignty

prof.dr. (Jun) SM Borras

Keywords: Ethics of development; international migration; theories of human development, human security, human needs and well-being; policy discourse analysis; climate change

prof.dr. (Des) D Gasper

Keywords: Gender and sexuality studies, feminist political ecology, post development, community economies

prof.dr. (Wendy) W Harcourt

Keywords: Humanitarian aid; governance in post-conflict and disaster-ridden situations; civil society

prof.dr.ir. (Thea) DJM Hilhorst

Keywords: Governance and politics of developing countries, international political economy, regionalism, international cooperation, development assistance policies

prof.dr. (Wil) W Hout

Keywords: Qualitative research methods; population and development; health and demography in developing countries

prof.dr. (Inge) I Hutter

Keywords: Private sector and development, sustainability standards, frugal innovation and local economic development

Keywords: Economics, violence and conflict, trade

Keywords: Economic inequality, gender inequality, feminist economics, social economics, institutional economics, ethics and economics, meso level analysis, social cohesion