Articles and Writing

The Dignity Project: Respectful Development

What does ‘Dignity’ add to our understanding of development? From Poverty to Power. February 2018.

The Dignity Project: Respectful Development – Supporting Concept Paper. Busara Center. Last Updated May 2018.

Behavioural Science and Development

Primed to Engage: Testing Self-Efficacy Primes to Increase Civic Engagement in Uganda (in progress)

Bringing Behavioral Science to “Edutainment”. Behavioral Scientist. ‘Nudge Turns 10: A Special Issue on Behavioral Science in Public Policy’. September 2018.

Off the Record #1: The “stink bomb” effect in charitable giving:The real cost of failing to rebut. With Jeremy Shapiro. Busara Center for Behavioral Economics. September 2018.

How to Find Love – Partnering for Evidence-Based Communications. (Comments and contributions alongside many others – I didn’t write this!).

The transmission and replication of security practices in development research: A case study of the Busara Center for Behavioral Economics (Master’s thesis). Malmö University. January 2018.

Do Peer-to-Peer Lenders Understand Risk? CGAP. March 2017. (And here in Chinese).

Three steps forward – a research agenda for behavioural change. InDecision Blog. February 2016.

Using Psychology to Comprehend War. BehavioralEconomics.com. August 2015.

Misbehaving at the LSE: Richard Thaler and Paul Dolan. BehavioralEconomics.com. June 2015.

Behavior Change Is Political Change. BehavioralEconomics.com. June 2015.

Behavioural Insights in International Development. ‘economics, psychology, policy’. June 2015.

Arts and other interests

Decline and Fall: a history of the Gifted Amateur in cricket. The Nightwatchman. September 2016.

Snapshots from the anti-political tendency. Personal essay. March 2014.

The ‘narrative strategy’: A politicized strategy for leaving Afghanistan. Infinity Journal. Spring 2011.

False Moustache Issue 1. March 2012. False Moustache Issue 2. October 2012 – a magazine I edited showcasing writing by young Londoners.

Other assorted arts reviews and musings on my tumblr.

Kenya Railways