Associate Professor Ricardo Soares de Oliveira, Research Associate


Ricardo Soares de Oliveira is Associate Professor in Comparative Politics (African Politics) at the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford, Fellow of St Peter's College, and a Fellow with the Global Public Policy Institute, Berlin.

His research interests include African politics (particularly West and Central Africa), the geopolitics of energy and international political economy, especially in the fields of natural resource extraction, state decay, and post-conflict reconstruction.


Recent publications

Ferreira, Manuel Ennes; de Oliveira, Ricardo Soares (2018). The political economy of banking in Angola. African Affairs

Workshop on the politics of economic policymaking in African countries
The Political Economy of Bank Regulation in Developing Countries: Risk and Reputation
Associate Professor Emily Jones, Director