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LSE Kuwait Programme
Floor 10, Tower 1
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street


Ian Sinclair

+44 (020) 7955 6639 




Kuwait Programme on Development, Governance and Globalisation in the Gulf States


Kuwait Programme signing 2

Kuwait Programme renewal

LSE awarded £2.7 million for renewal of the Kuwait Programme

Pictured: Dr Adnan Shihab-Eldin, Director General of KFAS, and Professor Toby Dodge, Director of the Kuwait Programme.


Kuwait Programme Research Grants
Internal Call for Proposals for Funding, 2017/18

The Kuwait Programme invites applications from LSE colleagues to conduct time-sensitive and globally competitive policy-relevant research on contemporary Kuwait.

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LSE Kuwait Academic Collaborations
Call for Proposals for Funding, 2017/18

The Kuwait Programme invites applications for academic collaborative research projects in social, political, and economic sciences between researchers at LSE and at universities and research institutions in Kuwait.

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LSE Library

Short-Term Research Fellowships

The Kuwait Programme wishes to announce the availability of Short-Term Research Fellowships at LSE, which will enable the successful candidates to pursue research relevant to the Kuwait Programme for 2-3 months.

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Ontology and methodology in the study of the resource curse

New Research Paper

Ontology and Methodology in the Study of the Resource Curse

by Michael Herb, Georgia State University


The Programme runs the following research projects:

Image: Kuwait Finance @Kuwaitelections2012, 2012
Image: Kuwait City @Khaleel Haidar, 2012
Heart Rate Printout @Cross Duck, 2012
Rows of solar panels @World Bank Photo Collection, 2010
Image: Under construction in Kuwait @Francisco Anzola, 2016


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