Development and Change

(The median citation count of Development and Change is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
The Wall Street Consensus180
Beyond the Stereotype: Restating the Relevance of the Dependency Research Programme88
The Re‐making of the Turkish Crisis43
Global Value Chains, Industrial Policy and Economic Upgrading in Ethiopia's Apparel Sector41
The Sino‐centric Capital Export Regime: State‐backed and Flexible Capital in the Philippines34
Solar Power and its Discontents: Critiquing Off‐grid Infrastructures of Inclusion in East Africa31
NGOs as Social Movements: Policy Narratives, Networks and the Performance of Dalit Rights in South India26
Huawei, 5G and Security: Technological Limitations and Political Responses21
Regulating Over‐indebtedness: Local State Power in Cambodia's Microfinance Market20
Disaster Financialization: Earthquakes, Cashflows and Shifting Household Economies in Nepal18
Framing the Blue Economy: Placelessness, Development and Sustainability18
Below the Belt? Territory and Development in China's International Rise16
Diffuse Drivers of Modern Slavery: From Microfinance to Unfree Labour in Cambodia16
Southern Discomfort: Interrogating the Category of the Global South16
Responding to the China Challenge in Techno‐nationalism: Divergence between Germany and the United States15
Rethinking Social Upgrading in Global Value Chains: Worker Power, State‒Labour Relations and Intersectionality14
Legitimating State Capital: The Global Financial Professions and the Transnationalization of Chinese Sovereign Wealth13
Waste Political Settlements in Colombia and Chile: Power, Inequality and Informality in Recycling13
Informality and the Infrastructures of Inclusion: An Introduction13
Politics of Engagement: Gender Expertise and International Governance13
Bibliodiversity at the Centre: Decolonizing Open Access13
From Development State to Corporate Leviathan: Historicizing the Infrastructural Performativity of Digital Platforms within Kenyan Agriculture11
From Global to Local Tea Markets: The Changing Political Economy of Tea Production within India's Domestic Value Chain10
Beyond the Genome: Genetically Modified Crops in Africa and the Implications for Genome Editing10
Situating Political Agronomy: The Knowledge Politics of Hybrid Rice in India and Uganda9
Betting on Potatoes: Accumulation in Times of Agrarian Crisis in Punjab, India9
Introduction: The Politics of Open Access — Decolonizing Research or Corporate Capture?9
Derisking Developmentalism: A Tale of Green Hydrogen8
Open Access in Indonesia8
Give James Ferguson a Fish8
Defusing Land Disputes? The Politics of Land Certification and Dispute Resolution in Burundi8
The Externalization of China's Technical Standardization Approach7
What if We Selected our Leaders by Lottery? Democracy by Sortition, Liberal Elections and Communist Revolutionaries7
COVID‐19 and the Unequalizing Infrastructures of Financial Inclusion in Tamil Nadu7
Remote Sensing, Land Quotas and Mass Relocation: China's Governance of Farmland7
Measuring Women's Empowerment: Gender and Time‐use Agency in Benin, Malawi and Nigeria7
Global Value Chains and Intermediaries in Multi‐stakeholder Initiatives in Pakistan and India6
Defeminization, Structural Transformation and Technological Upgrading in Manufacturing6
COVID‐19: The Political Economy of a Global Pandemic6
The High Priests of Global Development: Capitalism, Religion and the Political Economy of Sacrifice in a Celebrity‐led Water Charity6
Industrial Policy and Monopoly Capitalism in Nigeria: Lessons from the Dangote Business Conglomerate6
Capitalism without Surveillance?6
Journal Open Access and Plan S: Solving Problems or Shifting Burdens?6
The European Response to Chinese Outbound Foreign Direct Investment: Introducing a Dynamic Analytical Framework6
China and European Innovation: Corporate Takeovers and their Consequences5
Double Movements and Disembedded Economies: A Response to Richard Sandbrook5
Technologies of Authoritarian Statecraft in Welfare Provision: Contracting Services to Social Organizations5
Where Can the Crow Make Friends? Sci‐Hub's Activities in the Library of Development Studies and its Implications for the Field5
The World Bank's ‘Assault on Poverty’ as a Political Question (1968–81)5
The Business of Abolition: Marketizing ‘Anti‐slavery’5
Digitizing Taxation and Premature Formalization in Developing Countries5
Emerging Sino–European Corporate Elite Networks5
Social Norm Change, Behavioural Approaches and the Politics of Knowledge: A Conversation between the Ivory Tower and the Field5
‘Aerial Silk Roads’: Airport Infrastructures in China's Belt and Road Initiative5
Black Economic Empowerment and Quota Allocations in South Africa's Industrial Fisheries4
Everything Stays the Same while Everything Changes4
The Underside of Microfinance: Performance Indicators and Informal Debt in Cambodia4
The Effectiveness of Harnessing Human Rights: The Struggle over the Ilısu Dam in Turkey4
Upgrading in the Automotive Periphery: Turkey's Battery Electric Vehicle Maker Togg4
Multiple Temporalities of Household Labour: The Challenge of Assessing Women's Empowerment4
Conceptualizing, Financing and Infrastructuring: Perspectives on Open Access in and from Africa4
Financing a Global Green New Deal: Greening Capitalism or Taming Financialization for a New ‘Civilizing’ Multilateralism?4
Open Access, Plan S and ‘Radically Liberatory’ Forms of Academic Freedom4
Compelled to Compete: Rendering Climate Change Vulnerability Investable4
COVID‐19 and the Meaning of Crisis4
Alice Amsden: A Reasoning Revolutionary in Development Economics4
Negotiated Agreements, Indigenous Peoples and Extractive Industry in the Salar de Atacama, Chile: When Is an Agreement More than a Contract?4
The Evolution of India's Industrial Labour Share and its Correlates4
One Door Opens: Another Door Shuts?3
Targeting Social Transfers in Ethiopia's Agro‐pastoralist and Pastoralist Societies3
The Rightful Share: Land and Effective Claim Making in Odisha, India3
Imaginaries of Soy and the Costs of Commodity‐led Development: Reflections from Argentina3
‘In This Profession We Eat Dust’: Informal and Formal Solidarity among Women Urban Transportation Workers in Nepal3
External Financial Liberalization and Macroeconomic Performance in Emerging Countries: An Empirical Evaluation of the Brazilian Case3
Hidden in Plain Sight: Chinese Development Finance in Central and Eastern Europe3
The Moral Economy of Microfinance in Rural Bangladesh: Dharma, Gender and Social Change3
The Common Framework and its Discontents3
Revisiting the Natural Resource Curse: Backward Linkages for Export Diversification and Structural Economic Transformation3
Why Is the Drug Trade Not Violent? Cocaine Production and the Embedded Economy in the Chapare, Bolivia3
Security, Resilience and Participatory Urban Upgrading in Latin America and the Caribbean3
Crisis Narratives and the African Paradox: African Informal Economies, COVID‐19 and the Decolonization of Social Policy3
How Accessible are Journal Articles on Education Written by Sub‐Saharan Africa‐based Researchers?3
Polanyi's Double Movement and Capitalism Today3
Cash Transfers, International Finance and Neoliberal Debt Relations: The Case of Post‐apartheid South Africa3
Unsettling the American Dream: Mobility, Migration and Precarity among Translocal Himalayan Communities during COVID‐193
Trajectories of Hybrid Governance: Legitimacy, Order and Leadership in India3
Portfolios of Social Protection, Labour Mobility and the Rise of Life Insurance in Rural Central Vietnam3
Remote (Dis)engagement: Shifting Corporate Risk to the ‘Bottom of the Pyramid’3
Reparations as a Rightful Share: From Universalism to Redress in Distributive Justice3
Peasant Production in India: How the ‘Need Economy’ Facilitates Accumulation3
Continuities in Transition: Ethnicity, Language and Labour Market Inequalities in Kyrgyzstan3
Classification and Roundabout Production in High‐value Agriculture: A Fresh Approach to Industrialization3
The Social Contract and India's Right to Education2
The Price (and Costs) of Macroeconomic Stability in Peru: Some Lessons on the Implications of FDI‐driven Growth2
Project Narratives: Investigating Participatory Conservation in the Peruvian Andes2
Financialization for Development? Asset Making on Indigenous Land in Remote Northern Australia2
Humanizing Security through Action‐oriented Research in Latin America2
The Fracking Frontier in the United States: A Case Study of Foreign Investment, Civil Liberties and Land Ethics in the Shale Industry2
Old Cycles and New Vulnerabilities: Financial Deregulation and the Argentine Crisis2
‘Risky Data’ for Inclusive Microinsurance Infrastructures2
‘Start from the Garden’: Distribution, Livelihood Diversification and Narratives of Agrarian Decline in Papua, Indonesia2
‘If You Fall, Stand Up Again’: The Moral Nature of Financial Literacy in the Global South2
Taiwan's COVID‐19 Response: The Interdependence of State and Private Sector Institutions2
The Wind from the East: China and European Economic Development2
Global Value Chain Participation and the Labour Share: Industry‐level Evidence from Emerging Economies2
Thai Labour NGOs during the ‘Modern Slavery’ Reforms: NGO Transitions in a Post‐aid World2
Brazil's Bolsa Família Programme: Aspirations and Realities of Poverty Reduction and Intergenerational Change2
Labour Formalization and Inequality: The Distributive Impact of Labour Formalization in Latin America since 20002
Geographies of Monetary Exclusion in Kenyan Slums: Financial Inclusion in Question2
Politics as Negotiation: Changing Caste Norms in Rural India2
Contradictions and Crisis in the World of Work: Informality, Precarity and the Pandemic2
Unravelling the ‘P’ Word in Environment and Development2
The Virus, the Dollar, and the Global Order: The COVID‐19 Crisis in Comparative Perspective2
Inequality Interactions: The Dynamics of Multidimensional Inequalities2
Rethinking the Affirmative Value, Politics and Materiality of Waste on the Urban Periphery2
From Rebel to Humanitarian: Military Savoir Faire and Humanitarian Practice in Eastern DR Congo2
Falling through the Cracks: Digital Infrastructures of Social Protection in Ecuador2
Financial Globalization, Local Debt Markets and New State Financial Activism in Middle‐income Countries2
Misaligned Social Policy? Explaining the Origins and Limitations of Cash Transfers in Sudan1
On Broker Exploitation and Violence: From Madalali to Cartel Bosses in the Food Aid Resale Economy of Tanzanian Refugee Camps1
Turkey in Turbulence: Heterodoxy or a New Chapter in Neoliberal Peripheral Development?1
The Social Reproduction of Pandemic Surplus Populations and Global Development Narratives on Inequality and Informal Labour1
John Loxley: Radical Academic Activist1
Food Sovereignty and the Struggle for Socio‐economic Justice in North Africa1
Open Access and Academic Freedom: Teasing Out Some Important Nuances1
‘Fundermediaries’ in Nairobi, Kenya: Development Partnerships in the Aid Chain1
Unpicking Precarity: Informal Work in Eastern India's Coal Mining Tracts1
New Multilateral Development Banks and Green Lending: Approaching Scalar Complexities in the Global South1
On the Character and Causes of Inequality in Latin America1
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A Gendered Counter‐archive: Mining and Resistance in Morocco1
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Sustainable Development Frontiers: Is ‘Sustainable’ Cocoa Delivering Development and Reducing Deforestation?1
Common Challenges for All? A Critical Engagement with the Emerging Vision for Post‐pandemic Development Studies1
The Green Energy Transition and Peripheral City Development in China: Towards a Local Eco‐developmental State1
Real‐estate Boom, Commodification and Crises of Social Reproductive Institutions in Rural China1
The Financialization of Coffee, Cocoa and Cotton Value Chains: The Role of Physical Actors1
Iran's Feminist School in the Diaspora: Dynamics of Decline and Demobilization1
Social Relations, Gender and Empowerment in Economic Development: Flores, Nusa Tenggara Timur1
Multistakeholder Partnerships for Development and the Financialization of Development Assistance1
Social Reproduction, Ecological Dispossession and Dependency: Life Beside the Río Santiago in Mexico1
Improvising an E‐state: The Struggle for Cash Transfer Digitalization in Mozambique1
Local Currency Bond Markets in Africa: Resilience and Subordination1