Anthony Hall

Anthony Hall, professor of social policy at the London School of Economics, has more than three decades of experience working in Brazil and Amazonia.

Recent Articles

The Role of the Public Sector

Concerted governmental policies to protect the forest have been few and far between.

It is only within the last four decades that governments sharing the Amazon Basin have taken the region seriously. Ignored for centuries as a distant, exotic outpost, Amazonia is now called upon to serve a number of diverse and often contradictory development agendas. These range from economic growth and national integration to biodiversity conservation and the mitigation of global climate change.