Alaa Tartir

 'Good' Governance and State Formation in Palestine: Governance without 'Real' Government and Aid for 'Phantom' Authority


Profssor Mary Kaldor, ID and Co-Director of LSE Global Governance Centre, LSE and Dr. Denisa Kostovicova, Government Department, LSE

Research interests

  • State Formation
  • Governance and Development
  • International Aid and Development
  • Political Economy of Aid in Fragile Conditions especially Palestine
  • Development and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa
  • Palestinian-Israeli Conflict
  • Politics and Economic Development of the West Bank and Gaza Strip


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Arabic (3S, 3W)

English (2S, 2W)

German (1S, 1W)

1 = basic; 2 = intermediate; 3 = fluent

Contact information

Alaa Tartir
Department of International Development
London School of Economics
Houghton Street
London, WC 2A 2AE
United Kingdom

Tel: + 44 207 955 6054

Fax: +44 207 955 6844