Professor Emeritus Michael Watts

Michael Watts

Research Areas


Political economy, Agrarian Transformation, political ecology, oil and gas/decarbonization, development theory, Africa, South Asia

Contact Information

517 McCone Hall


Niger Delta: Economies of Violence

Working Papers

The Holy Grail: In Pursuit of the Dissertation Proposal (resources, including the nuts and bolts of preparing and writing a research proposal, examples of proposals and their revision by authors, and funding resources)