The Belt and Road Podcast

How Chinese capital alters the calculation for coal in Kenya - Michael Boulle

July 18, 2019 Episode 14
The Belt and Road Podcast
How Chinese capital alters the calculation for coal in Kenya - Michael Boulle
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The Belt and Road Podcast
How Chinese capital alters the calculation for coal in Kenya - Michael Boulle
Jul 18, 2019 Episode 14
Erik Myxter-iino / Michael Boulle
On this episode, Erik speaks with Michael Boulle about how Chinese capital alters the calculation for coal in Kenya
Show Notes

On this episode, Erik speaks with Michael Boulle - 

Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Cape Town and Senior Researcher at the Cape Town-based consultancy - Change pathways. 

We discuss his latest paper - The Hazy Rise of Coal in Kenya: The actors, interests, and discursive contradictions shaping Kenya’s electricity future that is featured in Volume 56 of the Energy Research and Social Science Journal.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214629618307072

Recommendations: 

Michael

On Being with Krista Tippett - Binyavanga Wainaina - The Ethics of Aid: One Kenya’s Perspective - https://onbeing.org/programs/binyavanga-wainaina-the-ethics-of-aid-one-kenyans-perspective/


Erik

1)    The China-Nepal Railway: high cost and hidden by Ramesh Bhushal https://www.chinadialogue.net/article/show/single/en/11336-The-China-Nepal-railway-High-cost-and-hidden

2)    Mint Condition: How Baseball Cards Became an American Obsession

https://www.amazon.com/Mint-Condition-Baseball-American-Obsession/dp/0802145329

Thanks to Jason MacRonald for his help in editing this episode