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Dr. Ushehwedu Kufakurinani


BA Hons Economic History; MA African Economic History; DPhil African Economic History

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Natural resource conflicts and governance
Economic crises and crisis economies

Faculty: Arts and Humanities
Department: Economic History
Research Category: Arts

Phone: +263242303211

Doro, E., & Kufakurinani, U. (2018). Resource Curse or Governance Deficit? The Role of Parliament in Uganda’s Oil and Zimbabwe’s Diamonds. Journal of Southern African Studies, 44(1), 43-57.
Kufakurinani, U., Kvangraven, I. H., Santana, F., & Styve, M. D. (2017). Dialogues on development. Volume I: on dependency. Institute for New Economic Thinking.
Kufakurinani, U. (2015). White women and domesticity in colonial Zimbabwe, c. 1890 to 1980.
Kufakurinani, U. (2015). “Resettled and Yet Unsettled?” Land Conflicts and Food (in) security in Insiza North, Zimbabwe, 2005-2013. UZP.
Kufakurinani, U., Pasura, D., & McGregor, J. (2014). Transnational parenting and the emergence of ‘diaspora orphans’ in Zimbabwe. African Diaspora, 7(1), 114-138.
Kufakurinani, U. (2012). Negotiating respectability: White women in the public service of Southern Rhodesia. Online Journal of Social Sciences Research, 1(4), 115-124.

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