Event details

TMD-Said Business School Joint Workshop

The Technology and Management for Development (TMD) Centre and the Saïd Business School (SBS) hold two joint workshops twice per term. The purpose of these workshops is to share information about the most recent research conducted, to promote debate on innovation policy and management, to discuss how technology and innovation can serve economic growth and sustainable and inclusive development issues, and to work as a platform to share knowledge. All are welcome.

Workshop Programme

9:30 - 9:40
Welcome and Overview

9:40 - 10:20
Presentation 1
Samuel Galler, University of Oxford, "China NGOs and ICT" (Update on Transfer of Status)

10:20 - 11:00
Presentation 2
Ji Eun Choi, University of Oxford, "Productivity black box in developing countries - firm-level evidence from Tunisia"
Tea & coffee break and informal discussion

11:30 - 12:10
Presentation 3
Mary Johnstone-Louis, University of Oxford, "When corporations define empowerment: The global case of women's entrepreneurship initiatives"

12:10 – 12:50
Presentation 4
Guillermo Casasnovas, University of Oxford, "The role of intermediaries in institutionally complex contexts: Social Investment Funds in the UK"

Closing discussion and comments