Chris Alden

Chris Alden holds a Readership in International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He taught International Relations at the University of the Witwatersrand from 1990 to 2000 and established the East Asia Project in 1992. He has held fellowships at Cambridge University, Tokyo University, Ecole Normale Superieure, and University of Pretoria.

Works by this author

China-driven Port Development: Lessons from Kenya and Malaysia

Cabo Delgado: « Al Shabab/État Islamique » et la Crise en Afrique Austral / Cabo Delgado: ‘Al Shabaab/ISIS’ and the Crisis in Southern Africa

Cabo Delgado: ‘Al Shabaab/ISIS’ and the Crisis in Southern Africa

Cabo Delgado and the Rise of Militant Islam: Another Niger Delta in the Making?

In the Driver's Seat? African Agency and Chinese Power at FOCAC, the AU and the BRI

Why the focus on China’s role in Mugabe’s fall missed the bigger picture

Values, Culture and the Ivory Trade Ban

Modi's New Foreign Policy Agenda and the Implications for Africa

South African Foreign Policy and the UN Security Council: Assessing its Impact on the African Peace and Security Architecture

Silk, Cinnamon and Cotton: Emerging Power Strategies for the Indian Ocean and the Implications for Africa

South Africa and China: The Making of a Partnership

From Soldiers To Citizens The Social, Economic and Political Reintegration of Unita Ex Combatants

Banking on Africa: Chinese financial institutions and Africa

Chinese Development Co-operation in Africa: The Case of Tembisa's Friendship Town

China and Africa's Natural Resources: The Challenges and Implications for Development and Governance

Banking on Africa: Chinese Financial Institutions and Africa