Alex Kentikelenis

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Alexander Kentikelenis is a Junior Research Fellow in Politics at Oxford University. His research interests lie in the fields of political economy, organization studies, and international development. Alexander has written extensively on the effects of economic crises, austerity, and structural reforms on social protection policies. His research has appeared in leading academic journals, including The Lancet, World Development, and The Lancet Global Health, and has received attention by various media outlets.

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The IMF unlocks billions in aid, but from whom?

Article | Feb 2, 2016

On 25 September 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), an ambitious policy agenda that aims to eradicate poverty, in all its forms and dimensions, by 2030.

The IMF and Human Development: Little Progress and Worrisome Trends

Article | Oct 13, 2014

The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank celebrate their 70th anniversary this year, yet few countries have been eager to join the festivities.