Prof David Hulme

Professor of Development Studies

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Supervision information

Previous PhD supervisions:

  • Abdulai Abdul-Gafaru - The state and poverty in Northern Ghana
  • Admire Nyamwanza - Adapting to climate change in the Zambezi Valley, Zimbabwe
  • L Peter Ragno - Social protection in urban Bangladesh: an analysis of the old age pension scheme
  • Mohammed Eusuf - Dynamics of Urban Poverty in Bangladesh
  • Mathilde Maitrot - Corporate governance and the social performance of MFIs in Bangladesh
  • Moustafa Khalil - Islamic organisations and poverty reduction in Egypt
  • Ganga Tilakaratna - The role of microfinance in poverty reduction in Sri Lanka
  • You-Ah Chung - The political economy of South Korean foreign aid
  • Lucy Scott (2007 to 2010) - The Chars Livelihoods Programme and poverty reduction in Bangladesh
  • Daniel Neff (2005-2009) - A comparison of objective and subjective methods of assessing poverty
  • Alessandro Conticini (2002-2005)- Why do children in Bangladesh migrate to the street?
  • Jonathan Goodhand (1998-2005) - The role of NGOs in peace-building: a comparison of Afghanistan and Sri Lanka
  • Hiroko Tanaka (2000-2005) - Poverty reduction in Thailand: a comparison of universal and targeted approaches
  • Linda Norgrove (2000-2004) - Resisting the park: community conservation at Mount Elgon, Uganda
  • Admos Chimhowu (1999-2003) - Livelihood dynamics on land settlement schemes in Zimbabwe
  • Lauchlan Munro (1998-2001) - An evaluation of social protection programmes in Zimbabwe
  • Trevor Rees (1997-2001) - Community conservation in India: a study of World Bank Ecodevelopment Schemes
  • Takayuki Sahara (1996-2000) - Institutional development approaches in Japanese foreign aid
  • Amani Abou-Zeid (1996-2000) - A technical and political assessment of the Egyptian Social Fund
  • Jorge Barenstein (1996-2000) - Strengthening local government in Bangladesh: a fuzzy set analysis
  • Christopher Southgate (1994-1998) - Local governance and conservation at Kimana Swamp, Kenya
  • Mubina Khondkar (1995-1998) - Womens empowerment and microfinance in Bangladesh
  • Orovu Sepoe (1994-1998) - Womens empowerment and social change in Papua New Guinea
  • Deryck Brown (1993-1996) - Institutional development of enterprise promotion agencies in the Caribbean
  • Graeme Buckley (1992-1996) - Indigenous enterprise and microfinance in Africa
  • Md Noore Alam Siddiquee (1990-1994) - Decentralisation and development in Bangladesh: a study of the Upazila system

Student Theses

  1. 2018
  2. Understanding Health and Well-being Changes: A Case Study of the Targeting the Ultra Poor Program in Bangladesh

    Author: Siddiquee, M., 1 Aug 2018

    Supervisor: Hulme, D. (Supervisor) & Sen, K. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Phd

  3. 2015
  4. An Empirical Analysis of Apartheid South Africa's Ideas and Practices in the GATT: 1947 to 1994

    Author: Ismail, F., 31 Dec 2015

    Supervisor: Hulme, D. (Supervisor) & Wilkinson, R. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Phd

  5. 2014
  6. The Contribution of Islamic-Based CSOs to Poverty Reduction in Egypt: The Mechanisms, the Politics and the Lessons

    Author: Khalil, M. Y., 1 Aug 2014

    Supervisor: Hulme, D. (Supervisor) & Hickey, S. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Phd

  7. The Social Performance of Microfinance Institutions in Rural Bangladesh

    Author: Maitrot, M., 1 Aug 2014

    Supervisor: Hulme, D. (Supervisor) & Brockington, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Phd

  8. 2013
  9. Resiliency and livelihoods inquiry in dynamic vulnerability contexts: Insights from Northern Zimbabwe

    Author: Nyamwanza, A., 1 Aug 2013

    Supervisor: Chimhowu, A. (Supervisor) & Hulme, D. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Phd

  10. State Elites and the Politics of Regional Inequality in Ghana

    Author: Abdulai, A., 1 Aug 2013

    Supervisor: Hulme, D. (Supervisor) & Hickey, S. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Phd

  11. 2012
  12. Dimensions and Dynamics of Clientship in the Microfinance Sector: Evidence from Sri Lanka

    Author: Tilakaratna, G., 1 Aug 2012

    Supervisor: Hulme, D. (Supervisor) & Nino Zarazua, M. (Supervisor)

    UoM administered thesis: Phd