Ulrikke Bryn Wethal

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Visiting address Sandakerveien 130 Bygg 2 0484 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1116 Blindern 0317 OSLO

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 (2019). Building Africa’s infrastructure: Reinstating History in Infrastructure Debates. Forum for Development Studies.  ISSN 0803-9410. . doi: 10.1080/08039410.2019.1616609
  • Wethal, Ulrikke Bryn (2018). Beyond the China factor: challenges to backward linkages in the Mozambican construction sector. The Journal of Modern African Studies.  ISSN 0022-278X.  56(2), s 325- 351 . doi: 10.1017/S0022278X18000150 Full text in Research Archive.
  • 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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Published Aug. 30, 2011 11:37 AM - Last modified Dec. 7, 2018 11:47 AM

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