Louis Dodson is Lecturer of Public Policy in the Department of Government and International Affairs of the Universit of Guyana. He received a diploma in Public Management and a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Relations from the University of Guyana. He, then, received a Master of Science Degree in International Development: Industry, Trade and Development, from the University of Manchester. His research interest centres on government and public policy. His public policy background includes 3 years of experience as a senior government officer, with the Government of Guyana.