Political economist, SOAS, University of London

Keston is a political economist who earned his PhD at SOAS University of London. From 2015 to 2016, he served as a member of the Advisory Panel for the 2016 Caribbean Human Development Report, appointed by Assistant Secretary General of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Latin America and Caribbean Bureau, Ms Jessica Faieta. He is interested in the politics of development, the dynamics of social relations and technological change, the international political economy, governance and policy-making in the developing world, and science and technology studies. He is also a graduate of Newcastle University with a Master's degree (Distinction) and a Bachelor's (First class honours) in communications and international relations from the University of the West Indies, Trinidad


  • –present
    PhD Candidate, International Development, SOAS, University of London