Book launch talk on ‘Democratic decentralization and local development’ with Dr. Sylvia I. Bergh

Dr. Sylvia I. Bergh, senior researcher at The Centre of Expertise Global Governance, is featured in The Research Handbook on Democracy and Development, a new publication edited by CTPSR Professor Gordon Crawford and Professor Abdul-Gafaru Abdulai, University of Ghana Business School. Exploring and updating the controversial debates about the relationship between democracy and development, this Research Handbook provides clarification on the complex and nuanced interlinkages between political regime type and socioeconomic development.

In the video below, Dr. Sylvia I. Bergh discusses her chapter 'Democratic decentralization and local development: insights from Morocco’s advanced regionalization process', discussing the decentralisation paradox in Morocco. This chapter features in the 'Research Handbook on Democracy and Development' (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2021).

You can view the video below.

The Research Handbook on Democracy and Development is on Tuesday, 15 June 2021 at 16.00 CET time, which you can read more about here.