Professor Lindsay Whitfield

Adjunct Professor

Prof Lindsay Whitfield is an Adjunct Professor at the Nelson Mandela School and  Professor of Business and Development and Co-Director of the Centre for Business and Development Studies in the Department of Management, Society and Communication at Copenhagen Business School, Denmark. She is a political economist whose research focus on contemporary challenges to economic development. Her research combines theories within development economics with political science and economic history and emphasises  how processes of economic development take place within, and cannot be understood separate from, the global economy.