Deindustrialization, Distribution, and Development
Structural Change in the Global South
Andy Sumner, Professor of International Development, King's College London, UK
Andy Sumner is a Professor of International Development at King's College London. He is Director of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Global Challenges Strategic Research Network on Global Poverty and Inequality Dynamics. He also holds associate positions at Oxford University; the Center for Global Development, Washington DC; the United Nations University, WIDER, Helsinki; and the Centre for Economics and Development Studies, Padjadjaran University, Indonesia. His research focuses on the relationship between poverty, inequality, and economic development across developing countries. He has twenty years’ international research experience and has published extensively, including ten books and fifty journal papers and book chapters. His most recent books are Global Poverty (2016, Oxford University Press) and Development and Distribution (2018, Oxford University Press).