Decolonizing Economics

Working Papers

Kvangraven, I.H. and S. Kesar. 2021. Standing in the Way of Rigor? Economics’ Meeting with the Decolonizing Agenda. NSSR Department of Economics Working Paper 2110.

Popular pieces

Does economics need to be ‘decolonised’? (with Carolina Alves) Economics Observatory, January 20th, 2021.

D-Econ’s 2020 Alternative Reading List (with Aditi Dixit, Devika Dutt, Maya Fitchett, Surbhi Kesar and Lily Marra), International Development Economic Associates (IDEAs), December 28th, 2020.

Diversify and Decolonise Your Economics Reading List – Fall 2020 (with Aditi Dixit, Devika Dutt and Surbhi Kesar), Diversify and Decolonise Economics, September 19th, 2020.

Why Do Economists Have Trouble Understanding Racialized Inequalities? (with Surbhi Kesar), Institute for New Economic Thinking, August 3, 2020

Decolonize your pandemic reading list (with Devika Dutt, Surbhi Kesar and Farwa Sial), openDemocracy, June 30th, 2020.

Diversify and decolonise your holiday reading list (with Devika Dutt and Surbhi Kesar), openDemocracy, December 20th, 2019.

Diversity and Excellence: Not A Zero Sum Game (with Besiana Balla, Devika Dutt, Naomi Friedman-Sokuler, Jenny Tue Anh Nguyen, Lilian Rolim, and Reinhard Schumacher) Institute for New Economic Thinking March 11th, 2019.

Lack of diversity in your summer economics reading list (with Carolina Alves, Besiana Balla and Devika Dutt), Financial Times July 17th, 2018

An Alternative Economic Summer Reading List (with Carolina Alves, Besiana Balla, Devika Dutt), Developing Economics, July 2018