Migration and mobility – new frontiers for research and policy
WIDER Development Conference jointly organized with ARUA, 5-6 October 2017, in Accra, Ghana
Public economics for development
This WIDER Development Conference focuses on the lessons from modern public and development economics which can guide policy makers to reform tax and public provision systems.
Tax and development - What can we learn from the Finnish experience?
This seminar, held on July 7 in Maputo, will examine the relevance of the Finnish development experience from the Mozambican perspective.
Research and policy briefs
Evidence-based policymaking is crucial. Use our publications search to browse nearly 200 briefs which highlight the findings and policy implications of our research.
Measuring poverty and wellbeing in developing countries
This new Open Access book provides detailed analyses of poverty and wellbeing in developing countries, based on household surveys that have been ongoing for more than three decades.
4 UNU-WIDER articles, publications, projects, experts...
Working PaperThe World Distribution of Household Wealth
There has been much recent research on the world distribution of income, but also growing recognition of the importance of other contributions to well-being, including those of household wealth...Equality and inequality Finance, Personal Households
Book ChapterEstimating the Balance Sheet of the Personal Sector in an Emerging Market Country: South Africa, 1975-2003
From the book: Personal Wealth from a Global PerspectiveConsumption (Economics) Finance, Personal Households
Book ChapterThe World Distribution of Household Wealth
From the book: Personal Wealth from a Global PerspectiveEquality and inequality Finance, Personal Households
Working PaperEstimating the Balance Sheet of the Personal Sector in an Emerging Market Country: South Africa 1975-2003
Official balance sheet estimates for the household sector are not currently available in South Africa, yet, with the country’s well developed financial sector and deep capital markets, asset market channels are likely to be important determinan...Consumption (Economics) Finance, Personal Households