Tel: +44 (0)20 7882 8570
Location: Mile End, Bancroft Building, Room 4.25
1st Supervisor: Professor Adrian Smith
2nd Supervisor: Mr Liam Campling
"Where do all the workers go? How do labour markets in the context of violent conflict affect export production and regional economic development in Liberia?"
Global Commodity Chains and Production Networks, Labour Markets, Political Economy of Development, Violent Conflict, State Formation and Agrarian Change.
This research project aims to investigate rubber and iron ore commodity chains/production networks in Liberia. The aim is to establish how these commodity chains have impacted on Liberia’s development to date.
Steffen has worked as a researcher for:
- theIDLgroup, Liberia
- Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Presence in Albania
- Fahamu, Kenya