Interested in research based on micro-level tax datasets? The National Treasury of South Africa and UNU-WIDER invite research proposals for detailed economic analysis of employment data based on corporate and individual tax data. Deadline for submissions is 30 September 2015.
In the run up to the announcement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in September every development issue is clamouring for attention. The constituencies behind each issue run the risk of being accused of ‘bandwagoning’—linking their particular issue to the SDGs when the arguments for such a link are less than strong. Read more
What types of businesses benefit or suffer due to geographic clustering? Data from Cambodia on competition and spillovers is useful to answer a number of questions about the effects of clustering and the possible benefits and drawbacks. Read more
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