Tom Lavers

Global Development Institute

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Manchester, M13 9PL

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (12)

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Social Protection in an Aspiring ‘Developmental State’: The Political Drivers of Community-Based Health Insurance in Ethiopia

ESID Working Paper No 71. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Jan 2017
Tom Lavers
Global Development Institute
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Ethiopia, social protection, health insurance, universal health coverage, political settlements

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The Negotiated Politics of Social Protection in Sub-Saharan Africa

WIDER Working Paper 34/2018
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2018
University of Manchester, Global Development Institute, UNU-WIDER and University of Cape Town (UCT)
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social protection, social assistance, politics, sub-Saharan Africa, international development organizations

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Social Protection in an Aspiring 'Developmental State': The Political Drivers of Ethiopia's PSNP

ESID Working Paper No 73. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Jan 2017
Tom Lavers
Global Development Institute
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Ethiopia, food security, social protection, public works, political settlements, process tracing

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Understanding Elite Commitment to Social Protection: Rwanda's Vision 2020 Umurenge Programme

ESID Working Paper No 68. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Dec 2016
Tom Lavers
Global Development Institute
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Rwanda, social protection, policy transfer, ideas, political settlements, process tracing

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Taking Ideas Seriously within Political Settlements Analysis

ESID Working Paper No 95. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Feb 2018
Tom Lavers
Global Development Institute
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political settlements, ideas, discursive institutionalism, political economy

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Theorising the Political Economy of Dams: Towards a Research Agenda

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Mar 2020
Tom Lavers and Barnaby Dye
Global Development Institute and Global Development Institute, University of Manchester
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Political Economy, Political Ecology, Dams, Hydropower, Development Politics, Sustainability

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Distributing Social Transfers in Rwanda: The Case of the Vision 2020 Umurenge Programme (VUP)

ESID Working Paper No 160. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Dec 2020
Boston College - School of Social Work, University of Rwanda, Global Development Institute and Institute of Research and Dialogue for Peace
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social protection, Rwanda, infrastructural power, decentralisation, social transfers, graduation, social assistance

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The Politics of Distributing Social Transfers in Afar, Ethiopia: The Intertwining of Party, State and Clan in the Periphery

ESID Working Paper No 141. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Sep 2020
Global Development Institute, The University of Manchester and Addis Ababa University
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Ethiopia, Afar, social protection, social transfers, political economy, state–society relations

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The Politics of Distributing Social Transfers in Oromiya, Ethiopia: Encadrement and the Fluctuation of State Infrastructural Power

ESID Working Paper No 142. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Sep 2020
Tom Lavers, Dunyat Haile and Yerosan Mesfin
Global Development Institute, Independent Researcher and The University of Manchester
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Ethiopia, Oromiya, social protection, social transfers, political economy, state-society relations

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State Infrastructural Power and Social Transfers: The Local Politics of Distribution and Delivering ‘Progress’ in Ethiopia

ESID Working Paper No 147. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Sep 2020
Tom Lavers
Global Development Institute
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Ethiopia, social protection, social transfers, political economy, statesociety relations

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Alternative Routes to the Institutionalisation of Social Transfers in Sub-Saharan Africa: Political Survival Strategies and Transnational Policy Coalitions

ESID Working Paper No 138. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester (2020)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Sep 2020
Tom Lavers and Sam Hickey
Global Development Institute and University of Manchester
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social transfers, sub-Saharan Africa, politics, political settlements, transnational policy coalition

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The Political Economy of Health Insurance Enrolment in Ethiopia: Party, State and the Quest for Universal Health Coverage

ESID Working Paper No 156. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester, 2020
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Dec 2020
Tom Lavers
Global Development Institute
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Health Insurance, Universal Health Coverage, Ethiopia, Africa, Political Economy, State Capacity