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Dr. William Henderson- Alworth Institute

Dr. William Henderson

International Associate
of Alworth Institute

About me

William Henderson served as the Alworth Institute's Director for four years from 2006 to 2010. Dr. Henderson is a graduate of the Universities of Glasgow and Sussex. He has a D. Phil. in African Studies from the University of Sussex and has spent time in Botswana, Ghana and Zimbabwe. He spends part of each year in Italy. He has published work on topics in the political and economic development of Botswana and has, more recently, worked on the intellectual history of economics including topics related to the history of economic development. He has published on: pioneering women economics educators of the 19th century, on John Ruskin, Victorian socio-economic critic of Classical economics; and his next work is on the developmental ideas of Adam Smith.