Geof Wood

Principal

geof.wood@thepolicypractice.com

Professor of International Development, University of Bath; Chair, INTRAC Board; sociology of public institutional behaviour; institutional choices for livelihoods; deep structures analysis of governance; comparative welfare regimes; state-society relations in terms of access, labelling and political clientelism; collective action and participatory management (natural resources, irrigation, energy etc.); poverty and time preferences; coping strategies for insecurity; civil society mobilisation and advocacy; extensive consultancy experience in South Asia with major donors, governments, think tanks and key NGOs in both evaluation and direct project management; additional experience in other poor regions.