Student Theses

The Fletcher School Student Thesis collection is a selection of the student theses written each year as a requirement to graduate.

2010-2011 Academic Year

Beccalli, Andrea
MALD
Exploring theories of change that UNESCO could implement in its media strategy to most effectively contribute to post-conflict and peacebuilding

Beppu, Mayumi
MALD
Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP): How Does it Contribute to Increated Competitiveness of ASEAN?

Bhatnagar, Rahul
MIB
Peacebuilding potential of the international private sector in post-conflict/post-disaster societies

Caspersz, Dan
MALD
Media coverage and humanitarian assistance

Chinyanta, N. Justin
LLM
Central Bank Independence in an African Context: The Case of Zambia

Crane, Elise S.
MALD
Bridging the void: social media's potential to transform intergroup relations in fractured societies

Janis, Samuel P
MALD
Ending Poverty in '160 Characters or Less': Constraints of SMS Gateways for Global Development; Findings from a Six-Month M4D Pilot Project in Pakistan

Ladha, Rizwan R.
MALD
Balancing Tradeoffs: Adaptability and Flexibility in the U.S. Legal Approach to Nuclear Arms Control and Non-Proliferation

Leighton, Seth M.
MALD
From Aspiration to Obligation: the Evolving Right to Education in International Law

Lewis, Andrew G.
MALD
A Dissappearing Right of Self-Determination: The Ongoing Impasse in Western Sahara and its Consequences

Lyon, Kimberly N.
MALD
Linkage or Leakage? The Jamaican Hospitality Sector's Demand for Locally Produced Food

Mahmood, Omar S.
MALD
The Ethiopian-Eritrean Dynamic: Classic Proxy Warfare and How a Small Town is Destabilizing the Horn of Africa

Mahmood, Sana
MALD
U.S. Public Diplomacy in Pakistan: Challenges and Prospects for the Future

Manghani, Ravi Ashokkumar
MALD
Bottling renewable energy: market assessment of grid-scale storage for renewable intergration in the U.S.

Molano, Juan Sebastian
MALD
Betting for the Poor: Exploring gambling as a financial strategy for low income households in Columbia

Moodie, Amanda R.
MALD
The centre cannot hold: impact of the scientific and information revolutions on the nonproliferation regime

Munoz Brenes, Carlos Luis
MALD
How Multilateral Environmental Regimes Affect Policies For Forest Conservation and Ecosystem Services Provision: The Case of Costa Rica

Murton, Galen B.
MALD
The Himalaya Complex: Roads and Conflict in High Asia

Nadeau, Paul J.
MALD
Two Level War Games: The Domestic Factors that Influence Presidential Decision-Making to Use Force in Minor Conflicts

Nguyen, Laurence B.
MIB
Post-Cold War Defense Contracting Consolidation: Leadership and Survival Strategies

Opio, Richard B.
MALD
The Effectiveness of Peacekeeping as a Management Tool for Political Crisis: A Case Study of Somalia

Rahaghi, John A.
MALD
New Tools, Old Goals: Comparing the Role of Technology in the 1979 Iranian Revolution and The 2009 Green Movement

Ratcliff, Blake L.
MALD
Prospects for Global Environmental Accountability Bodies: Assessing the Suitability of the UN Human Rights Treaty Bodies Model for International Environmental Treaty Governance

Ridout, Timothy
MALD
Building Peace and the State in Somalia: The Case of Somaliland

Schutte, Rebecca F.
MALD
Effects of teacher characteristics on Project ABC outcomes in Niger

Stine, Kelsi R.
MALD
A state of inequality: confronting elite capture in post-conflict Guatemala

Tan, Galen Chern Ming
MALD
Myanmar's Sittwe: A Case of Sino-Indian Geopolitical Competition in the Indian Ocean

Tanizawa, Atsushi
MALD
The Role of Governments in Improving Country-of-Origin Effects

Taso, Firas Eugen
MALD
21st Century Civilian Nuclea Power and the Role of Small Modular Reactors

Thurber, Richard Chesley
MALD
Militias As Sociopolitical Movements: Iraq's Armed Shia Groups

Trackman, Louisa C.
MALD
Non-Agricultural Fair Trade: An Analysis of Economic and Developmental Benefits and Challenges

Tuzcu, Mustafa
MALD
Has a New Political Era Changed Iraqi State? Challenges for a Late Rentier State

Wood, Colin H.
MALD
Mozambique and the Mozal Aluminum Project: perils of megaproject-led economic development