Former Collaborating Researcher
Jonathan Fraenkel collaborated with UNRISD for the project Ethnic Structure, Inequality and Governance of the Public Sector, from 2002 to 2005. At the time of his collaboration with UNRISD, he was a Senior Lecturer in the History/Politics Department at the University of the South Pacific.
His main publications are concerned with Pacific electoral systems, contemporary Melanesian political crises and Oceanic economic history. He is The Economist’s South Pacific correspondent, and a regular contributor on regional issues for the BBC.