Impact of Elections

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Professors Nic Cheeseman, Gabrielle Lynch, Justin Willis presented the findings of their research on the impact of elections in Ghana, Kenya and Uganda  at the British Academy in London on 6:00pm on Tuesday 13 June. A video of the lecture will soon be made available via this page.

The powerpoint for the talk can be downloaded by clicking here.

For a Washington Post article on the research project and its findings in Ghana, click here.

For a journal article on the Ugandan elections of 1980 “election observer’s dilemma”, click here.

For a journal article on the transfer of power in Ghana in 2016 and what it means for democracy in Africa, click here.

For an article on the “Voting Machine” and the material culture of polling stations in Kenya, Ghana and Uganda, click here.