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Strategic planning
Working Paper
Protecting unsophisticated applicants in school choice through information disclosure

Unsophisticated applicants can be at a disadvantage under manipulable and hence strategically demanding school choice mechanisms...

Education Experimental design Organizational behavior
Working Paper
The expansion of regional supermarket chains: Changing models of retailing and the implications for local supplier capabilities in South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

Over the past two decades, southern African countries have experienced rapid growth in the number and spread of supermarkets...

Regional economics Strategic planning Supply and demand
Video
Regional Integration and the Role of Supermarkets - an interview with Reena das Nair

In this interview, Reena das Nair of the Centre for Competition, Regulation and Economic Development (CCRED) provides information about research on supermarket value chains in Southern Africa. The focus is on supermarket chains from South Africa and...

Regional economics Strategic planning Supply and demand
Book Chapter
The Omani and Bahraini Paths to Development: Rare and Contrasting Oil-based Economic Success Stories

From the book: Achieving Development Success

Economic development Strategic planning
Book Chapter
The Czech Transition: The Importance of Microeconomic Fundamentals

From the book: Development Success

Economic development Economic policy Post-communism
Book Chapter
Democracy, Diversity, and Development: India's Strategy and Outcomes

From the book: Achieving Development Success

Economic development Economic policy Industrial policy
Book Chapter
Hungary: The Janus-faced Success Story of Transition

From the book: Development Success

Economic development Economic integration Strategic planning
Book Chapter
Country Role Models for Development Success: The Ghana Case

From the book: Achieving Development Success

Economic development Economic policy Strategic planning
Working Paper
Are Electoral Coalitions Harmful for Democratic Consolidation in Africa?

Electoral coalitions are becoming increasingly popular among opposition parties in Africa because they offer many advantages with respect to reducing party fragmentation and increasing incumbent turnovers...

Political science Strategic planning Voting
Book Chapter
The Causes and Measurement of State Fragility

From the book: Fragile States

Decision making Economic assistance and foreign aid Index numbers (Economics)
Blog
Density and Disasters: Economics of Urban Hazard Risk

Somik V...

Infrastructure (Economics) Natural disasters Population
Book Chapter
Beyond Industrialization: New Approaches to Development Strategy Based on the Service Sector

From the book: The Rise of China and India

Agricultural industries Economic development Industrialization
Working Paper
Country Role Models for Development Success: The Ghana Case

The current paper, first, documents Ghana’s ‘success’ story. Second, it identifies the strategy employed. Third, it provides a brief history of why and how the strategy was adopted...

Economic development Economic policy Strategic planning
Working Paper
The Omani and Bahraini Paths to Development: Rare and Contrasting Oil-based Economic Success Stories

Oman and Bahrain are Middle Eastern success stories. There are some key similarities. Both have followed pragmatic development strategies built on a stable foundation of strengthened governance structures and enhanced economic liberalization...

Economic development Strategic planning
Working Paper
India's Development Strategy: Accidents, Design and Replicability

This paper examines India’s development strategy, and to what extent it may be considered a success...

Economic development Economic policy Industrial policy
Working Paper
The Czech Transition: The Importance of Microeconomic Fundamentals

We examine the case of the Czech Republic, which has been frequently cited as one of the most successful cases of transition economies in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)...

Economic development Economic policy Structural adjustment (Economic policy)
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