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British Academy Fellows

Record for: LIPTON, Professor Michael, CMG

Post: Professor of Economics, Poverty Research Unit, University of Sussex

Specialisms: South Africa, South Asia; Agricultural Economics, Economics, Demography, Epidemiology and Health

Appointments:
Professor of Economics, Poverty Research Unit, University of Sussex University of Sussex (1994-)
Fellow All Souls College (1961-1982)
Professorial Fellow, Institute of Development Studies University of Sussex (1967-1994)
Director, Consumption and Nutrition Research Programme International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington DC (1987-1989)

Principal publications:
Land Reform in Developing Countries: property rights and property wrongs, 2009
New seeds and poor people, 1989
Why people stay poor: urban bias in world development, 1977 and 1988

Elected to the Fellowship: 2006 § S2

Website:

http://www.michaellipton.net