PhD defence by Sabna Mohamed Abbass Ali on Sudan & South Sudan

Vrijdag 03 December 2021, 16:00 - 17:30

On 3 December, Sabna Mohamed Abbass Ali will defend her thesis 'Extractive industries and development: An investigation into the resource curse impact on happiness, growth, export diversification, and institutions'. In her study, she investigates the underperformance of the majority of resource-rich countries. In four articles based on research in Sudan and South Sudan Sabna Ali probes into a new perspective on the 'resource curse', looking respectively at happiness and the resource curse; post-succession Sudan and South Sudan; oil, export diversification and economic growth in Sudan; and an evaluation of the impact of oil reserve loss on Sudan's growth. Doctoral Board: Professor Inge Hutter (Chair); Doctoral dissertation supervisors: Professor Mansoob Murshed, Dr Elissaios Papyrakis. Members of the Full Doctoral Committee: Professor Thorvaldur Gylfason, University of Iceland, Professor Scott Gates, University of Oslo, Professor Rhys Jenkins, University of East Anglia, Dr Natascha Wagner, ISS, Dr Zemzem Shigute Shuka, ISS


Locatie Aula B, International Institute of Social Studies
Kortenaerkade 12
The Hague