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Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist of the World Bank, Justin Yifu Lin delivered the WIDER Annual Lecture 15 entitled ‘New Structural Economics’, in Maputo, Mozambique (4 May 2011). The lecture was arranged in collaboration with the Government of Mozambique.

WIDER Annual Lecture 15, Maputo, Mozambique.
WIDER Annual Lecture 15, Maputo, Mozambique. View video of this event from here: http://vimeo.com/24252747

The Annual lecture was attended by over 350 people from institutions of the academic and diplomatic community of Maputo.
The Annual lecture was attended by over 350 people from institutions of the academic and diplomatic community of Maputo.

WIDER Annual Lecture 15: New Structural Economics, by Justin Yifu Lin

 

 

  

 

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JUNE-JULY 2011

FEATURE ARTICLES

Surprises ahead?
Tony Addison. Full article.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Local Recruitment: UNU-WIDER, Helsinki Finland.
Administrative Assistant : Closing Date extended to: 
29 July 2011

Visiting Scholar and Internship Programmes accepting applications. Please visit our Opportunities section to learn more about our Visiting Scholar and Internship Programmes. The application deadline is 30 September 2011.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Project meeting: Decentralization and Urban Service Delivery: Implications for Foreign Aid
11 July 2011

Project meeting: Foreign Aid and Democracy
15 August 2011

Project meeting: The New Policy Model, Inequality and Poverty in Latin America: Evidence from the Last Decade and Prospects fro the Future, Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 September 2011

UNU-WIDER Conference on Poverty and Behavioural Economics
1 September 2011

AERC and UNU-WIDER Conference: Macro-economic Management of Foreign Aid
24 November 2011

RECENT EVENTS

Project activity: UNU-WIDER in collaboration with the African Economics Research Consortium (AERC). A one week course on the 'Economics of Climate Change' in Cape Town, South Africa
25 June 2011

Nordic Conference in Development Economics 2011 (NCDE11), Copenhagen, Denmark
20 June 2011

Aid – Working for Development: Policy Seminar, Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Copenhagen, Denmark
17 June 2011

Guest lecturer: Finn Tarp presents 'Aid, Growth, and Development: Have we come full circle?', Bonn, Germany
7 June 2011

Exhibition: Maailma Kylässä - World Village Festival
28 May 2011

Project meeting: Learning to Compete: Accelerating Industrial Development in Africa, Nairobi, Kenya
27 May 2011

Open session: A further interrogation of the evolution of real household consumption for Tanzania.
Held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 6 May 2011

WIDER Annual Lecture 15: New Structural Economics, by Justin Yifu Lin, Senior Vice President & Chief Economist of The World Bank. To be held in Maputo, Mozambique
4 May 2011 

PUBLICATIONS

Books and Journals

Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship Vol. 24 No. 2 (2011) Special Issue: Small Business, Entrepreneurship, and Violent Conflict in Developing Countries
Guest Editors Tilman Brück, Wim Naudé, and Philip Verwimp

Economic Change and Restructuring Vol. 44 No. 1-2 (2011) Double UNU-WIDER Special Issue: Southern Growth Engines and Technology Giants
Guest Edited by Amelia U. Santos-Paulino and Guanghua Wan

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WIDER Annual Lecture 14: Reforming the International Monetary System
José Antonio Ocampo

UNU Policy Brief Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries
Wim Naudé, Adam Szirmai and Micheline Goedhuys 

WIDER Working Papers 2011

African Evidence from Panel Vector Autoregressive Framework
Boopen Seetanah, Kessevan Padachi, and Sawkut Rojid WP/33

Climate Change Compounding Risks in North Africa
Imed Drine
WP/32

Evolution of Land Distribution in West Bengal 1967-2004
Pranab Bardhana, Michael Lucab, Dilip Mookherjeeb, and Francisco Pino
WP/31

Transformation of the Family under Rising Land Pressure: A Theoretical Essay
Catherine Guirkinger and Jean-Philippe Platteau
WP/30

Trees, Tenure and Conflict: Rubber in Colonial Benin
James Fenske
WP/29

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

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