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Alf Gunvald Nilsen

Alf Gunvald Nilsen

Alf Gunvald Nilsen is an associate professor of development studies at the Department of Global Development and Planning at the University of Agder. He researches social movements and the political economy of development and democracy in the global South - with a specific focus on India and the BRICS countries. 
The World Bank’s optimism about global poverty misses the point
The World Bank’s optimism about global poverty misses the point
The World Bank’s latest annual report on