International Development Research

Welcome to my website, which brings together my research and writing. Where possible, I have provided links to open access materials. If there is something here that you cannot find, please contact me.

Upcoming events:

Call for papers: Financialisation of development and the digital “revolution.” RGS-IBG Annual Conference, 28-31 August 2018, Cardiff University. Convenors: Sally Brooks, Vincent Guermond, Kavita Datta, Philippa Williams. Deadline for abstracts: 10 February

Latest Publications:

Gabor, D. and Brooks, S. (2017) The digital revolution in financial inclusion: international development in the fintech eraNew Political Economy, 22(4) 423-436 (summarised in our blog post here)

Brooks, S. (2016) Inducing food insecurity: financialisation and development in the post-2015 era. Third World Quarterly, 37(5) 768-780 (summarised in a short piece in Open Democracy here)