IN THE PIPELINE: AUGUST 2013
In The Pipeline

IN THE PIPELINE: AUGUST 2013

In the Pipeline is a twice-monthly roundup of upcoming conferences, lectures, and other events to get up to speed on the social sciences. Interested parties may contact the editorial staff by clicking on “Contact Us” on the left sidebar or by emailing thedailyopium@gmail.com.   The Philippines Institute for Peace, Violence and Terrorism Research, the Asian Institute of … Continue reading

Migration for Development: Miracle or Mirage?
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Migration for Development: Miracle or Mirage?

Disproportionate economic development and rapid globalization has altered labour systems across the globe—to the point that it has caused massive economic migrations and political displacements particularly in the global South.[i] As such, migration is increasingly becoming an important concern for international development platforms that seek to understand the benefits and consequences of a globalizing labour … Continue reading

Blog of the Week: Popular Social Science
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Blog of the Week: Popular Social Science

The Daily Opium features an academic website for social scientists, academicians and practitioners on this week’s featured blog–Popular Social Science. With sections featuring in-depth articles on the various disciplines of the social sciences, this site is sure to engage the social scientist out of you. Popular Social Science is a web-based journal covering the academic fields of Political … Continue reading

BLOG OF THE WEEK: Inclusive Innovation Hub
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BLOG OF THE WEEK: Inclusive Innovation Hub

The Daily Opium provides a window for development practitioners with its Featured Blog of the Week. To those who are interested in the growing discourse on inclusive development and inclusive innovation, this site can prove to be an effective initiative to consolidate researchers, policymakers and other stakeholders in the global development arena. The inclusive innovation … Continue reading