Ulrikke Bryn Wethal

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Visiting address Sognsveien 68 None 0855 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1116 Blindern 0317 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Social Sciences (Student)

Academic Interests

  • Economic cooperation between China and Africa
  • Foreign 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

Background

  • PhD (2012-2017): Human geography, UIO. Title When China builds Africa. Linking construction projects and economic development in Mozambique.
  • MA (2009-2011): Human geography, UIO. Title Strategies of Avoidance – value chain reactions in the Durban clothing industry
  • BA (2005-2009): African Studies, Sub-Saharan Africa, UIO
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 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2017). Workplace regimes in Sino-Mozambican construction projects: resentment and tension in a divided workplace. Journal of Contemporary African Studies.  ISSN 0258-9001.  35(3), s 383- 403 . doi: 10.1080/02589001.2017.1323379 Full text in Research Archive. 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 May 21, 2018 9:47 AM