Richard A Joseph

  • 399 Citations
1974 …2018
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Research Interests

African Politics, Democratization, Political Economy, International Security.

Education/Academic qualification

DPhil, Nuffield College, Oxford University

… → 1973

BPhil, New College, Oxford University

… → 1969

AB, Dartmouth College

… → 1965

Research interests

  • African politics
  • Aid
  • Comparative democratization
  • Comparative politics
  • Governance and development
  • Political theory
  • Politics and state systems
  • Problems of the Nation-State
  • Social and political thought

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Grants 2004 2017

Research Output 1974 2018

2 Citations (Scopus)

Class, state, and prebendal politics in Nigeria

Joseph, R. A., Jan 1 2018, Africa: Dilemmas of Development and Change. Taylor and Francis, p. 44-63 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Second Republic
export earnings

The Growth-Governance Puzzle in Africa

Joseph, R. A., 2016, Foresight Africa 2016: Global Economy and Development. The Brookings Institution, p. 75-80 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Good growth and good governance in Africa: An experts forum: AfricaPlus

Herbst, J., Kelsall, T., Hyden, G., van de Walle, N. & Joseph, R. A., Feb 18 2015

Research output: Other contribution

Inclusive Growth and Developmental Governance: The Next African Frontiers

Joseph, R. A., 2015, The Oxford Handbook of Africa and Economics: Volume 1: Context and Concepts. Monga, C. & Yifu Lin, J. (eds.). Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

industrial policy
economic system

Muhammadu Buhari or Goodluck Jonathan? Nigeria’s fateful choice: AfricaPlus

Joseph, R. & Miles, W., Feb 10 2015

Research output: Other contribution