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WIDER Annual Lecture 14
New York, USA

WIDER Annual Lecture 14
WIDER Annual Lecture 14: Reforming the International Monetary Financial Architecture, by José Antonio Ocampo, was held in New York on 9 December 2010.

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Policy Briefs from 2010

The Global Impact of the Southern Engines of Growth: China, India, Brazil and South Africa
Amelia U. Santos-Paulino and Guanghua Wan

Enhancing Development through Policy Coherence
Amelia U. Santos-Paulino

Promoting Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries: Policy Challenges
Wim Naudé

Linking the Globalization to Poverty in Asia, Latin America and Africa
Machiko Nissanke and Erik Thorbecke


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The Rise of Large Farms: Drivers and Development Outcomes
Derek Byerlee and Klaus Deininger. Full article.


Project Meeting: Land Inequality, Conflict and Reform in LDCs
Hanoi, Vietnam 3 January 2011

Workshop: Challenges for Development Research: Decentralisation, the Transfer of Land, Impact Assessment and Design of Development Programmes, Institutional Failures, and using Agriculture for Development
Hanoi, Vietnam 6 January 2011


Workshop: jointly hosted by the Finnish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and UNU-WIDER
Green Growth in Development 
Helsinki, Finland 15 December 2010

UNU-WIDER Annual Lecture 14 on Reforming the International Monetary Financial Architecture, by José Antonio Ocampo, Professor in the Professional Practice of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University and former United Nations Under-Secretary General for Economic and Social Affairs
New York, USA 9 December 2010

Project meeting: The New Policy Model, Inequality and Poverty in Latin America: Evidence from the Last Decade and Prospects for the Future New York, USA 7 December 2010

UNU-WIDER and HECER Autumn Seminar on Climate Change Adaptation and Fair Trade Agriculture
Helsinki, Finland 18 November 2010

Book Launch: Southern Engines of Global Growth (Oxford University Press) & The Rise of China and India (Palgrave Macmillan)
New Delhi, India 29 October 2010

Books and Journals

Entrepreneurship and Economic Development
Edited by Wim Naudé

Health Inequality and Development
Edited by Mark McGillivray, Indranil Dutta and David Lawson

Urbanization and Development: Multidisciplinary Perspectives
Edited by Jo Beall, Basudeb Guha-Khasnobis, and Ravi Kanbur

Information on all of WIDER's publications is available on our website: http://www.wider.unu.edu/publications/

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WIDER Working Papers

The Global Financial Crisis and Development: Whither Africa?
Augustin Kwasi Fosu WP/124

Efficiency Frontier and Matching Process on the Labour Market: Evidence from Tunisia
Anis Bou Abid and Imed Drine WP/123

Poverty Reduction and Economic Structure: Comparative Path Analysis for Mozambique and Vietnam
Channing Arndt, Andres Garcia, Finn Tarp, and James Thurlow WP/122

China and India: Country Role Models of Development Success
Amelia U. Santos-Paulino WP/121

Another Mere Addition Paradox? Some Reflections on Variable Population Poverty Measurement
Nicole Hassoun WP/120

Rekindling Governments from Within: Getting Public Sector Elite Officials to Support Government Reform in Brazil
Monica Pinhanez WP/119

Is it Possible to Reform a Customs Administration? The Role of the Customs Elite on the Reform Process in Cameroon
Thomas Cantens WP/118

Mutual Interdependence between Elites and the Poor
Chipiliro Kalebe-Nyamongo WP/117

The Nordic Development and Growth Models: The Riddle is Still There but We May be a Little Bit Wiser
Juhana Vartiainen WP/116

Economic Development Strategies in the Dominican Republic
Susan Pozo, José R. Sánchez-Fung, and Amelia U. Santos-Paulino   WP/115

Information on all of WIDER's publications is available on our website: http://www.wider.unu.edu/publications/