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Gideon Tups (geb. Hartmann)

Südbau, Raum 2.10

Otto-Fischer-Straße 4
50674 Köln

Telephone +49-(0)221-470-1950
Fax +49-(0)221-470-4917
E-mail g.hartmann(at)uni-koeln.de


Research fellow

PhD Candidate at the Collaborative Research Center 288 "Future Rural Africa: Future-making and social-ecological transformation" - C01: Future in Chains: Socio Economic Impacts of Growth Corridors

Research Interests

Topics: Agricultural production systems in the Global South, Agrarian change, Development Corridors, Infrastructure, Connectivity
Regional: Sub-Saharan Africa (Kenya, Namibia, Zambia, Tanzania)

Review activity

Journal of Rural Studies
Development Southern Africa
World Development

References

Tups. G. and P. Dannenberg (2021): Emptying the Future, Claiming Space: The Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania as a Spatial Imaginary for Strategic Coupling Processes. In: Geoforum, 123: 23-35. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2021.04.015

Hartmann, G., Mwaka, I., and P. Dannenberg (2020): Large investments, small farmers: A financialisation perspective on value chains in a development corridor. Development Southern Africa, online first. DOI: 10.1080/0376835X.2020.1799758

Hartmann G., Nduru G. and P. Dannenberg (2020): Digital connectivity at the upstream end of value chains: A dynamic perspective on smartphone adoption amongst horticultural smallholders in Kenya. In: Competition & Change (Online first). DOI: 10.1177/1024529420914483. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/102452942091448

Dannenberg, P. and G. Hartmann (2019) Stairway to Heaven oder Highway to Hell? Neue Entwicklungskorridore am Beispiel SAGCOT in Tansania. In: Praxis Geographie, 11: 42-45.

Steffens, V., Hartmann, G., and P. Dannenberg (2019): Eine neue Generation von Wachstumskorridoren als Entwicklungsmotor in Afrika? Das Beispiel des tansanischen Landwirtschaftskorridors SAGCOT. In: Standort (Online 19.02.2019). doi:10.1007/s00548-019-00565-6.

Follmann, A., Hartmann, G., and P. Dannenberg (2018): Multi-temporal transect analysis of peri-urban developments in Faridabad, India. In: Journal of Maps, 14(1): 17-25.

Dannenberg, P., Follmann, A. and G. Hartmann (2017): Urbanisierung und peri-urbaner Wandel in und um Faridabad, Indien. In: Schmidt, M., Follmann, A. und J. Poerting (Hrsg.) (2017): Aktuelle Forschungsbeiträge zu Südasien: 7. Jahrestagung des AK Südasien, 27./28. Januar 2017, Augsburg, Heidelberg ; Berlin: CrossAsia-eBooks (Geographien Südasiens, Band 8), 34-37.

Talks

Tups, G., 2021. Ostafrika als neuer Markt für die globale Düngemittelindustrie. INKOTA-netzwerk e.V., Berlin. 20th April 2021.

Tups, G., 2021. Turning Global Value Chains upside down? Governing agricultural production through the supplier-driven fertilizer GVC. AAG Annual Meeting 2021, Seattle. 07th April 2021.

Hartmann, G., Dannenberg, P., 2020. Turning Global Value Chains upside down? Upstream lead firms and governance in the fertilizer GVC. DFG Research Network Spaces of Global Production – Workshop: “Thinking about Extraction and Spaces of Global Production“, Bayreuth. 26th November 2020.

Hartmann, G., 2020. Emptying the Future, Claiming Space: African Development Corridors as Spatial Imaginaries of Strategic Coupling. Doctoral Colloquium on the Infrastructure Turn and Global Development 2020, Sheffield. 09th September 2020.

Hartmann G, & Dannenberg P. (2019): Wachstumskorridore als modus operandi landwirtschaftlicher Transformation? Das Megaprojekt SAGCOT in Tansania, Deutscher Kongress für Geographie 2019, Kiel. 26th September 2019.

Hartmann, G and P. Dannenberg (2018): Emptying future, claiming territory: The making of the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania, RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2019, London. 29th August 2019.

Hartmann, G. & Dannenberg, P. (2018): Entwicklungskorridore als Strategie zur Ernährungssicherheit in Afrika? - das Beispiel SAGCOT, Lecture Series Food and Nutrition Security - Competence Area Food Security. Cologne. 20th December 2018.

Hartmann, G. & Dannenberg, P. (2018): Going digital: A dynamic perspective on smartphone adoption amongst smallholders in agricultural value chains in Kenya, GCEG 2018 - Fifth Global Conference on Economic Geography. 25th August 2018. 

Dannenberg, P., Follmann, A. & Hartmann, G. (2017): Growing smart? Urbanization and peri-urban change in and around Faridabad, India. Arbeitskreis Südasien. Augsburg. 27th - 28th January 2017. 

Other

Tups, G. (2020): From health crisis to hunger crisis? Impacts of COVID-19 on fertilizer value chains in East Africa. CRC Future Rural Africa Blog. 28th December 2020. https://www.crc228.de/2020/12/28/from-health-crisis-to-hunger-crisis/

Hartmann, G., Hulke, C. & Kalvelage, L. (2020): Understanding Linkages of Future-Making through Global Value Chains. CRC Future Rural Africa Blog. 08th September 2020. https://www.crc228.de/2020/09/08/understanding-linkages-of-future-making-through-global-value-chains/

Hartmann, G. (2020): Spatialities of Future Making: The Case of Fertilizer Value Chains. CRC Future Rural Africa Blog. 10th February 2020. https://www.crc228.de/2020/02/10/the-case-of-fertilizer-value-chains/

Hartmann, G. (2019): The Quest to find SAGCOT: Erratic Space(s) and Fragments of Interpretation. CRC Future Rural Africa Blog. 17th January 2019. https://www.crc228.de/2019/01/17/the-quest-to-find-sagcot-erratic-spaces-and-fragments-of-interpretation/

Lecturing and Teaching activities

Summer Term 2021
„Infrastructural Turn: Neue Infrastrukturen, Regionalplanung und sozioökonomischer Wandel im Globalen Süden“ Reading Seminar of M.Sc. Geographie.