School of Social and Political Science

Aidan Barlow

Job Title

PhD title: Political Temporaries in the Tanzanian Hydrocarbon Sector


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Papers Published

The Politics of the Temporary: Local Content in the East African Crude Oil Pipeline, Extractive Industries and Society(Forthcoming)

Conference Presentations

'The Regional Politics of EACOP', African Studies Association UK Annual Conference 2018, Birmingham (2018).

'The Politics of the Temporary', European Conference on African Studies 2019, Edinburgh (2019). 

'Constructing Resource Nationalism(s) in the Tanzanian Hydrocarbon Sector', Royal Geographical Society Annual Conference, London (2019).

Research interests

Research interests

Political Economy of Oil, time and temporality, Tanzania, political geography, Political ecology, Global political economy, Extractive industries and resource governance, Politics of oil, natural gas, Resource Nationalism