Ulrikke Bryn Wethal

Doctoral Research Fellow - Centre for Development and Environment
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Visiting address Sognsveien 68 None 0855 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1116 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

  • China in Africa
  • Aid
  • Economic-, development- and labour geography
  • Industry, production and employment in low- and middle-income countries
  • Globalisation, competition and business strategies
  • Labour market dynamics, labour market restructuring, labour market theory
  • Sub-Saharan Africa

Courses taught

  • Key Issues in Development and Environment, SUM4200
  • Work and Workers of the Global Workplace,  SGO 4604
  • What Works? Success Stories in International Development, SUM 4026
  • Innføring i Samfunnsgeografi, SGO 1001
  • Innføring i Utviklingsstudier, UTV 1000
  • Utviklingsgeografi, SGO 3400
  • En verdensøkonomi i endring: kjeder og nettverk, SGO4605

Background

  • BA: African Studies, Sub-Saharan Africa in 2009, University of Oslo
  • MA: Human Geography in May 2011, with the thesis ‘Strategies of Avoidance – value chain reactions in the Durban clothing industry’, University of Oslo .
Tags: Africa, Asia, Poverty and Development, Rights, China, Global South, Mozambique

Publications

  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2017). Passive Hosts or Demanding Stakeholders? Understanding Mozambique’s Negotiating Power in the Face of China. Forum for Development Studies.  ISSN 0803-9410.  44(3), s 493- 516 . doi: 10.1080/08039410.2017.1317660
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2017). Workplace regimes in Sino-Mozambican construction projects: resentment and tension in a divided workplace. Journal for Contemporary African Studies.  ISSN 0258-9001.  35(3), s 383- 403 . doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02589001.2017.1323379 Show summary
  • Hansen, Arve & Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2015). Emerging economies and challenges to sustainability, In Arve Hansen & Ulrikke Bryn Wethal (ed.),  Emerging Economies and Challenges to Sustainability: Theories, strategies, local realities.  Routledge.  ISBN 978-0-415-74732-5.  1.
  • Hansen, Arve & Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2015). Global sustainability and the rise of the south: development patterns and emerging challenges, In Arve Hansen & Ulrikke Bryn Wethal (ed.),  Emerging Economies and Challenges to Sustainability: Theories, strategies, local realities.  Routledge.  ISBN 978-0-415-74732-5.  19.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2015). Searching for sustainability in Mozambique's development strategy, In Arve Hansen & Ulrikke Bryn Wethal (ed.),  Emerging Economies and Challenges to Sustainability: Theories, strategies, local realities.  Routledge.  ISBN 978-0-415-74732-5.  16.

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  • Hansen, Arve & Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (ed.) (2015). Emerging Economies and Challenges to Sustainability: Theories, strategies, local realities. Routledge.  ISBN 978-0-415-74732-5.  304 s.

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  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn; Jakobsen, Jostein; Hansen, Arve & Aguilar-Støen, Mariel (2017). Flau formidling om kolonialisme og sensur. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn; Jakobsen, Jostein; Hansen, Arve & Aguilar-Støen, Mariel (2017). Kvalitetssikring, ikke begrensning av debatt. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn; Jakobsen, Jostein; Hansen, Arve & Aguilar-Støen, Mariel (2017). Redelighet, ikke sensur. Morgenbladet.no.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2016, 07. januar). Zimbabwe - Kinas første koloni i Afrika?. [Radio].  Ekko Hovedsending, NRK Radio.
  • Hansen, Arve & Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2015). Framveksande forvirring?. Bistandsaktuelt.  ISSN 1501-0201.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn & Hansen, Arve (2015). Can aid green the South?. Development Today.  ISSN 0803-6209.  19-20
  • Hansen, Arve & Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2014). Emerging Economies and the Oxymoron of Sustainble Development. Routledge Sustainability Blog.
  • Hansen, Arve & Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2014). Fremvoksende undergang. Aftenposten Viten.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2014). Perspektiv Afrika: Tar Kina over?.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2013). (Old patterns and) New trends in the global aid architecture – the scope and the challenges.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2012). 'Discourses on Permanent Work and Casualization: The Norwegian Model and Temp Agencies'.
  • Aase, Maren; Nielsen, Kenneth Bo & Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2011). Collaborative and Comparative Research on China: Ideas for Discussion.

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Published Aug. 30, 2011 11:37 AM - Last modified July 8, 2016 9:55 AM