Tony Hughes

Tony Hughes

Tony Hughes is a Visiting Fellow at the Development Policy Centre and a freelance consultant in economic management. He has worked in a number of Pacific Island states. His current research concerns lessons that can be learned from the experience of development practitioners who have been working in the Pacific in last 20-30 years.


In Brief

‘Political settlements’ implies an unrealistic permanence

Björn Dressel and Sinclair Dinnen’s thoughtful post on political settlements reawakens concerns I felt when I heard of the emerging focus on ‘political settlements’ as…