My research involves international development policy and aid effectiveness in conflict zones. Exploring the cases of Afghanistan and Pakistan through an enhanced understanding of the social capital-aid effectiveness-fragility nexus, my primary concern is in how material and/or non-material exchanges among social networks of international donor agencies and recipient organizations potentially help or hinder aid-delivery processes in conflict-afflicted environments.
International Relations SECONDARY
Comparative Public Policy
Policy Process Theory
Agenda-Setting, Adoption, and Implementation SECONDARY
Policy Analysis and Evaluation PRIMARY
INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT POLICY